What does race hazard mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term race hazard:


  1. race hazard(Noun)

    A race condition.


  1. race hazard

    A race condition or race hazard is the condition of an electronics, software, or other system where the system's substantive behavior is dependent on the sequence or timing of other uncontrollable events. It becomes a bug when one or more of the possible behaviors is undesirable. The term race condition was already in use by 1954, for example in David A. Huffman's doctoral thesis "The synthesis of sequential switching circuits".Race conditions can occur especially in logic circuits, multithreaded, or distributed software programs.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of race hazard in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of race hazard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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