synchronous

  • 1Synchronous — Syn chro*nous, a. [Gr. ?; sy n with + ? time. Cf. {Chronicle}.] Happening at the same time; simultaneous. {Syn chro*nous*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2synchronous — index concurrent (at the same time), congruous, contemporaneous, simultaneous Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3synchronous — 1660s, existing or happening at the same time, from L.L. synchronus simultaneous, from Gk. synchronos happening at the same time, from syn together + khronos time. Meaning recurring at the same successive instants of time is attested from 1670s …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4synchronous — *coeval, coetaneous, contemporaneous, *contemporary, simultaneous, coincident, concomitant, concurrent …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 5synchronous — ► ADJECTIVE 1) existing or occurring at the same time. 2) referring to a satellite which revolves in its orbit in exactly the same time as the primary body rotates on its axis. DERIVATIVES synchronously adverb. ORIGIN Greek sunkhronos, from sun… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6synchronous — [siŋ′krənəs, sin′krənəs] adj. [LL synchronus < Gr synchronos: see SYNCHRONIZE] 1. happening at the same time; occurring together; simultaneous 2. having the same period between movements, occurrences, etc.; having the same rate and phase, as… …

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  • 7synchronous — syn|chro|nous [ˈsıŋkrənəs] adj formal [Date: 1600 1700; : Late Latin; Origin: synchronos, from Greek, from syn ( SYN ) + chronos time ] if two or more things are synchronous, they happen at the same time or work at the same speed …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8synchronous — adjective a synchronous signal on a computer is one in which the time between one bit 1 (12) and the next is the same …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9synchronous — sinchroninis statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Vykstantis tuo pačiu laiko ritmu, kaip ir kiti tuo pat metu vykstantys susiję procesai. Pavyzdžiui, procesai, vykstantys procesoriuje, yra sinchroniniai. Juos sinchronizuoja taktų generatorius …

    Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • 10synchronous —    Having a constant time interval between successive bits, characters, or vents. Most mainframes use synchronous communications …

    IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations

  • 11synchronous — adj. (often foll. by with) existing or occurring at the same time. Phrases and idioms: synchronous motor Electr. a motor having a speed exactly proportional to the current frequency. Derivatives: synchronously adv. Etymology: LL synchronus f. Gk… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 12Synchronous optical networking — (SONET) and Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH), are two closely related multiplexing protocols for transferring multiple digital bit streams using lasers or light emitting diodes (LEDs) over the same optical fiber. The method was developed to… …

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  • 13Synchronous Transport Module — (STM) ist ein SDH Standard für synchrone Datenübertragung. Es sind unterschiedliche Stufen mit unterschiedlichen Datenübertragungsraten über Glasfaserkabel, Kupferkabel und Richtfunk. Stufen Step 1 (STM 1) ist äquivalent zum Optical Carrier Level …

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  • 14Synchronous conferencing — is the formal term used in science, in particular in computer mediated communication, collaboration and learning, to describe online chat technologies. It has arisen at a time when the term chat had a negative connotation. Today it is… …

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  • 15Synchronous Data Link Control — (SDLC) is a computer communications protocol. It is the layer 2 protocol for IBM s Systems Network Architecture (SNA). SDLC supports multipoint links as well as error correction. It also runs under the assumption that an SNA header is present… …

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  • 16Synchronous learning — refers to a group of people learning the same things at the same time in the same place. This is the type of pedagogy practiced in most schools and undergraduate programs, but not in graduate programs. Lecture is an example of synchronous… …

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