communicating artery com·mu·ni·cat·ing artery (kə-myōō’nĭ-kā’tĭng)
- Communicating branch
communicating branch n. A bundle of nerve fibers passing from one nerve to join another.
- Communicating functional processes
language (CFP) A parallel functional programming language. [“Communicating Functional Processes”, M.C. van Eekelen et al, TR 89-3, U Nijmegen, Netherlands, 1989]. (1994-11-30)
- Communicating hydrocephalus
communicating hydrocephalus n. A form of hydrocephalus in which there is a connection between the ventricles and the spinal subarachnoid space, thus allowing cerebrospinal fluid to pass easily from the brain to the spinal cord.
- Communicating sequential processes
language, parallel (CSP) A notation for concurrency based on synchronous message passing and selective communications designed by Anthony Hoare in 1978. It features cobegin and coend and was a precursor to occam. See also Contextually Communicating Sequential Processes. [“Communicating Sequential Processes”, A.R. Hoare, P-H 1985]. (1994-11-01)