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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. buffer: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. buffer, buffer: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. buffer, buffer: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. buffer: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. buffer: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. buffer, buffer: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Buffer, buffer: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. buffer: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Buffer, Buffer: InfoVisual Visual Dictionary [home, info]
  10. buffer: Wiktionary [home, info]
  11. buffer: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  12. buffer: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. buffer: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. buffer: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. buffer: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Buffer (GIS), Buffer (application), Buffer (chemistry), Buffer (computer science), Buffer (navy), Buffer (optical fiber), Buffer (programming), Buffer (rail transport), Buffer (telecommunication), Buffer: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Buffer: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. buffer: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. buffer: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. buffer, buffer (de): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. Buffer: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  22. buffer: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. buffer: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. buffer: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. buffer: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. buffer: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  27. buffer: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  28. buffer: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. buffer: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. Buffer: Health & Beauty Glossary [home, info]
  3. Buffer: English-Chinese Dictionary of Graphic Communications (Big 5) [home, info]
  4. Buffer: Glossary of Stamp Collecting Terms [home, info]
  5. buffer: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. Buffer: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. BUFFER: Accounting Glossary [home, info]
  3. Buffer: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  4. Buffer (disambiguation), buffer: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  5. Buffer: Accounting, Business Studies and Economics Dictionary [home, info]
  6. buffer: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. buffer: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. buffer: Netlingo [home, info]
  3. Buffer, buffer: CCI Computer [home, info]
  4. buffer: Computer Telephony & Electronics Dictionary and Glossary [home, info]
  5. Buffer: Tech Terms Computer Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Buffer: Karbo's Dictionary [home, info]
  7. buffer: Webopedia [home, info]
  8. buffer: I T Glossary [home, info]
  9. Buffer (chemistry), Buffer (disambiguation), buffer: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. buffer: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. buffer: Glossary of HIV/AIDS Related Terms [home, info]
  3. Buffer (chemistry), Buffer (disambiguation), buffer: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. buffer: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Buffer: Drug Discovery and Development [home, info]
  2. Buffer: Archeological Collections Glossary [home, info]
  3. buffer: General Chemistry Online [home, info]
  4. Buffer: Fishkeeping glossary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Buffer: Street Terms: Drugs and the Drug Trade [home, info]
  2. buffer: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (17 matching dictionaries)
  1. buffer: Webster's New World Telecom Dictionary [home, info]
  2. buffer: Electronics [home, info]
  3. Buffer: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  4. Buffer: Beauty Glossary [home, info]
  5. Buffer: Dairy Glossary [home, info]
  6. Buffer: Explosives [home, info]
  7. Buffer: Nikonians Photo Glossary [home, info]
  8. Buffer: Beauty & Health Glossary [home, info]
  9. BUFFER: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  10. buffer: Schlumberger Oilfield Glossary [home, info]
  11. Buffer: PhotoNotes Dictionary of Film and Digital Photography [home, info]
  12. BUFFER: Pool Glossary [home, info]
  13. buffer: Rane Professional Audio Reference [home, info]
  14. Buffer: Sweetwater Music [home, info]
  15. BUFFER: Power Engineering [home, info]
  16. buffer: Washington State Definitions and Abbreviations of Vetrinary Terms [home, info]
  17. buffer: Aquarium [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (buffer)

noun:  a cushion-like device that reduces shock due to contact
noun:  a power tool used to buff surfaces
noun:  (computer science) a part of RAM used for temporary storage of data that is waiting to be sent to a device; used to compensate for differences in the rate of flow of data between components of a computer system
noun:  an ionic compound that resists changes in its pH
noun:  an implement consisting of soft material mounted on a block; used for polishing (as in manicuring)
noun:  an inclined metal frame at the front of a locomotive to clear the track
verb:  add a buffer (a solution) ("Buffered saline solution for the eyes")
verb:  protect from impact

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