What does daisy chain mean?

Definitions for daisy chain
daisy cha·in

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. daisy chainnoun

    (figurative) a series of associated things or people or experiences

  2. daisy chainverb

    flower chain consisting of a string of daisies linked by their stems; worn by students on class day at some schools

  3. daisy-chainverb

    connect devices on a part of a chip or circuit board in a computer


  1. daisy chainnoun

    A garland created from the daisies (the flowers).

  2. daisy chainnoun

    (computer engineering) A bus wiring scheme in which a series of devices are connected in sequence, A to B, B to C, C to D, etc.

  3. daisy chainnoun

    (electrical engineering) Placing several electrical or electronic devices in parallel by either their power connections or their data connections or both.

  4. daisy chainnoun

    (electronic music) A series of synthesizers, samplers, sequencers, or various other MIDI devices connected to one another in a chain via MIDI cables

  5. daisy chainnoun

    (rock climbing) A ladder made from nylon tape, originally made by chaining together several loops of nylon tape.

  6. daisy chainnoun

    (free climbing) A large nylon loop sewn together at intervals along the midlength, used to decelerate a falling climber.

  7. daisy chainnoun

    backpacking A small strip of webbing with multiple loops, which allows the backpacker to secure many different types of objects to the exterior of the pack.

  8. daisy chainnoun

    Any series of complicated relationships in which, over time, people have had different partners who have themselves had other partners within the same group of people.

  9. daisy chainnoun

    (sexuality) A group sex formation involving multiple partners, with the participants lying in a circle, putting their mouth to the genitals of the next person.

  10. daisy chainverb

    To connect a network in sequence from one node to another through the connected devices.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of daisy chain in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of daisy chain in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of daisy chain in a Sentence

  1. Michael Collins:

    I liken it to a daisy chain, long and very fragile daisy chain, it emanates from Cape Canaveral, and then it goes out into space and around the moon and circles it back in. And it's got all these links in it, and if one link fails, well, all the rest downstream are useless. So for eight days, to and from, there was always one thing coming up, the next big event which could ruin you, be the end of you. That was how it worked.

  2. Emily Kate Milne:

    feelings come in a daisy chain. all entwined together and beautiful as a whole but there are always the weak flowers somewhere in the links.

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