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)
[kuh-myoo-ni-key-shuh n] /kəˌmyu nɪˈkeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act or process of communicating; fact of being communicated. 2. the imparting or interchange of thoughts, opinions, or information by speech, writing, or signs. 3. something imparted, interchanged, or transmitted. 4. a document or message imparting news, views, information, etc. 5. passage, or an opportunity or means […]