electrically erasable programmable read only memory

What is electrically erasable programmable read only memory?

electrically erasable programmable read only memory meaning Chips which may be programmed and erased numerous times like an EPROM. However an EEPROM is erased electrically. This means this IC does not necessarily have to be removed from the circuit in which it is mounted in order to erase and reprogram the memory.

 

reference: U.S . Food & Drug – Glossary of Computer System Software Development Terminology (8/95)

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