asynchronous balanced mode
A communication mode of HDLC and derivative protocols, supporting peer-oriented point-to-point communications between two nodes, where either node can initiate transmission.
something that happens or is regarded as happening; an occurrence, especially one of some importance. the outcome, issue, or result of anything: The venture had no successful event. something that occurs in a certain place during a particular interval of time. Physics. in relativity, an occurrence that is sharply localized at a single point in […]
- At every turn
to cause to move around on an axis or about a center; rotate: to turn a wheel. to cause to move around or partly around, as for the purpose of opening, closing, or tightening: to turn a key; to turn the cap of a jar. to reverse the position or placement of: to turn a […]
- At expense of
cost or charge: the expense of a good meal. a cause or occasion of spending: A car can be a great expense. the act of expending; expenditure. expenses. charges incurred during a business assignment or trip. money paid as reimbursement for such charges: to receive a salary and expenses. to charge or write off as […]
- At face value, take
Accept from its outward appearance, as in You can’t always take a manufacturer’s advertisements at face value; they’re bound to exaggerate. Literally this idiom has referred to the monetary value printed on a bank note, stock certificate, bond, or other financial instrument since the 1870s. The figurative usage is from the late 1800s.