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Addition of Fast Indirect Addressing to an Existing Microprocessor Disclosure Number: IPCOM000048338D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-08

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Villarreal, RJ [+details]


Indirect addressing is a technique whereby a processor supplies the address of a memory location which, in turn, contains the address of the data to be accessed. Many microprocessors do not support indirect addressing, and those that do, require two memory accesses: one to read the indirect address and another to access the data.