Definitions for "Nonvolatile Memory"
Keywords:  nvram, eprom, cmos, rom, retains
Any form of memory that holds its contents when power is removed. ROM,EPROM,and EEPROM are all nonvolatile memory.
Solid-state RAM that retains its contents after an electrical interruption. (Contrast with volatile memory.)
A semiconductor memory that retains its content when power is removed.