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Synonyms for latency

the condition of being temporarily inactive

Synonyms for latency

(computer science) the time it takes for a specific block of data on a data track to rotate around to the read/write head

the time that elapses between a stimulus and the response to it

the state of being not yet evident or active

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Defragmentation can considerably help with disk latency issues and relieve many of the pressures and bottlenecks associated with consolidating disk I/O channels.
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