Definitions for asynchronouseɪˈsɪŋ krə nəs
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(digital communication) pertaining to a transmission technique that does not require a common clock between the communicating devices; timing signals are derived from special characters in the data stream itself
not synchronous; not occurring or existing at the same time or having the same period or phase
(Computers) occurring at different speeds in different computers connected by a data transmission link; -- said of methods data of transmission between computers. Opposite of synchronous.
(Paleontology) occurring in different geologic times; -- of taxa/ synchronous
chronologically misplaced; belonging to a different time or era
Origin: [Gr. not + synchronous.]
Not synchronous; occurring at different times.
allowing the client to continue during processing.
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