NOUN | quantity | computer memory unit | a unit for measuring computer memory |
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Meaning | A unit for measuring computer memory. | |
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Narrower | allocation unit | A group of sectors on a magnetic disk that can be reserved for the use of a particular file |

block | (computer science) a sector or group of sectors that function as the smallest data unit permitted | |

byte | A sequence of 8 bits (enough to represent one character of alphanumeric data) processed as a single unit of information | |

exabit, Ebit, Eb | A unit of information equal to 1000 petabits or 10^18 bits | |

exabyte, exbibyte, EB, EiB | A unit of information equal to 1024 pebibytes or 2^60 bytes | |

exabyte, EB | A unit of information equal to 1000 petabytes or 10^18 bytes | |

exbibit, Eibit | A unit of information equal to 1024 pebibits or 2^60 bits | |

gibibit, Gibit | A unit of information equal to 1024 mebibits or 2^30 (1,073,741,824) bits | |

gigabit, Gbit, Gb | A unit of information equal to 1000 megabits or 10^9 (1,000,000,000) bits | |

gigabyte, gibibyte, G, GB, GiB | A unit of information equal to 1024 mebibytes or 2^30 (1,073,741,824) bytes | |

gigabyte, G, GB | A unit of information equal to 1000 megabytes or 10^9 (1,000,000,000) bytes | |

kibibit, kibit | A unit of information equal to 1024 bits | |

kilobit, kbit, kb | A unit of information equal to 1000 bits | |

kilobyte, kibibyte, K, KB, kB, KiB | A unit of information equal to 1024 bytes | |

kilobyte, K, KB, kB | A unit of information equal to 1000 bytes | |

mebibit, Mibit | A unit of information equal to 1024 kibibits or 2^20 (1,048,576) bits | |

megabit, Mbit, Mb | A unit of information equal to 1000 kilobits or 10^6 (1,000,000) bits | |

megabyte, mebibyte, M, MB, MiB | A unit of information equal to 1024 kibibytes or 2^20 (1,048,576) bytes | |

megabyte, M, MB | A unit of information equal to 1000 kilobytes or 10^6 (1,000,000) bytes | |

nybble, nibble | A small byte | |

partition | (computer science) the part of a hard disk that is dedicated to a particular operating system or application and accessed as a single unit | |

pebibit, Pibit | A unit of information equal to 1024 tebibits or 2^50 bits | |

petabit, Pbit, Pb | A unit of information equal to 1000 terabits or 10^15 bits | |

petabyte, pebibyte, PB, PiB | A unit of information equal to 1024 tebibytes or 2^50 bytes | |

petabyte, PB | A unit of information equal to 1000 terabytes or 10^15 bytes | |

sector | The minimum track length that can be assigned to store information | |

tebibit, Tibit | A unit of information equal to 1024 gibibits or 2^40 (1,099,511,627,776) bits | |

terabit, Tbit, Tb | A unit of information equal to 1000 gigabits or 10^12 (1,000,000,000,000) bits | |

terabyte, tebibyte, TB, TiB | A unit of information equal to 1024 gibibytes or 2^40 (1,099,511,627,776) bytes | |

terabyte, TB | A unit of information equal to 1000 gigabytes or 10^12 (1,000,000,000,000) bytes | |

word | A word is a string of bits stored in computer memory | |

yobibit, Yibit | A unit of information equal to 1024 zebibits or 2^80 bits | |

yottabit, Ybit, Yb | A unit of information equal to 1000 zettabits or 10^24 bits | |

yottabyte, yobibyte, YB, YiB | A unit of information equal to 1024 zebibytes or 2^80 bytes | |

yottabyte, YB | A unit of information equal to 1000 zettabytes or 10^24 bytes | |

zebibit, Zibit | A unit of information equal to 1024 exbibits or 2^70 bits | |

zettabit, Zbit, Zb | A unit of information equal to 1000 exabits or 10^21 bits | |

zettabyte, zebibyte, ZB, ZiB | A unit of information equal to 1024 exbibytes or 2^70 bytes | |

zettabyte, ZB | A unit of information equal to 1000 exabytes or 10^21 bytes | |

Broader | unit of measurement, unit | Any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange |

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