A list of all the annotated buzzwords can be found in the glossary on the handouts page.

List of Buzzwords:
ISA
micro-architecture
tradeoffs
endianess
Byte addressable
Addressability
Load/Store Architecture
wide issue (see fetch width)
addressing mode
memory mapped IO
memory alignment (see unaligned access)
Datapath
finite state machine (see state machine)
microinstruction
Flynn's Bottleneck
balanced Design
memory disambiguation
Resiliency(see fault tolerance)
horizontal/vertical microcode
Duty cycle
Critical path design
thrashing
virtual memory
trap
resident
privilege
directly mapped
set associative cache
fully associative cache
write through
write back
sector cache
unified cache
synonym problem
excess code
row major / column major
interleaving
unaligned access
address space
parity bit
ECC bits
Burst Error
SRAM / DRAM
refreshing DRAM
row address register
RAS
CAS
row buffer hit
page mode
channels
hamming code
checksum
CRC
page mode
frame
page in residence (see resident)
system space
page fault
head / track in disks
seek time
rotation time
PTE
page table
PFN
Modified bit
Reference bit
protection field
Kernel, executive, supervisor, user privilege
Working Set
Balance Set
TLB
Segmentation
Segment Registers (Code / Stack / Data)
linear address space (see linear address)
cache
sequential storage
direct storage
random access memory
content addressable memory
associative memory (see content addressable memory)
temporal locality
spatial locality
cache line / block
index bits
tag bits
tag store
n-way set associative cache
direct mapped cache
fully associative cache
cache hit
cache hit ratio