Home > Electronics Tutorials > Online Computer Terms Dictionary > B

Online Computer Terms Dictionary - B

barrel shifter

<hardware> A hardware device that can shift or rotate a data word by any number of bits in a single operation. It is implemented like a multiplexor, each output can be connected to any input depending on the shift distance.

(1995-03-28)

 


Nearby terms: barney Baroque baroque barrel shifter base base 64 baseband
 

Discover

     more......