core dump

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n core dump (computer science) dump of the contents of the chief registers in the CPU; usually used for debugging
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Core dump See core dump in the vocabulary.
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Usage

In literature:

Just switch on guest access and I'll core-dump it to you.
"Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom" by Cory Doctorow
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In news:

Core Dump icons CoreDump .
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In science:

The NuMI beam, for example, is designed for a 400 kW proton beam, of which 70 kW heads for the beam dump, requiring water cooling, a special Aluminum core, etc.
Accelerator Neutrino Beams
For example, in the long-term dispersion down a channel (§§3.2) we can discern the difference between dumping contaminant into the slow moving flow near the bank and into the fast core flow.
Low-Dimensional Modelling of Dynamical Systems
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