a lack of or coincidence in time.
asynchronism, a-sin′kro-nizm, n. want of synchronism or correspondence in time.
Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various
a lack of synchronism; occurrence at different times
a lack of or coincidence in time. noun a lack of synchronism; occurrence at different times
- Asynchronous logic
asynchronous logic architecture A data-driven circuit design technique where, instead of the components sharing a common clock and exchanging data on clock edges, data is passed on as soon as it is available. This removes the need to distribute a common clock signal throughout the circuit with acceptable clock skew. It also helps to reduce […]
- Asynchronous transmission
electronic communication between digital devices, as two separate computers that run at different speeds, that requires start and stop bits for each character transmitted.
not occurring at the same time. (of a computer or other electrical machine) having each operation started only after the preceding operation is completed. Computers, Telecommunications. of or relating to operation without the use of fixed time intervals (opposed to ). adj. 1748, from a-, privative prefix, + synchronous. architecture Not synchronised by a shared […]