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General dictionaries General (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. dereference: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. Dereference, dereference: Wordnik [home, info]
  3. dereference: Wiktionary [home, info]
  4. dereference: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  5. Dereference: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. dereference: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. dereference: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. dereference: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Quick definitions from Wiktionary (dereference)

verb:  (programming) To access the value or object located in a memory location stored in a pointer or another value interpreted as such; to access a value being referenced by something else.
verb:  (computing, in operating systems derived from Unix) To operate on the file or directory pointed to by a symbolic link, rather than on the link itself.
noun:  The act by which something is dereferenced.

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