(FEC) A class of methods for controling errors in a one-way communication system. FEC sends extra information along with the data, which can be used by the receiver to check and correct the data.
A CPU writing data to RAM is a kind of one-way communication – see error correcting memory and error checking and correction.
noun 1. a foreign bill purchased at a stipulated price and payable at a future date.
- Forward heart failure
forward heart failure for·ward heart failure (fôr’wərd) n. Congestive heart failure resulting from inadequate cardiac output, characterized by weakness, fatigue, and the retention of sodium and water.
[fawr-wer-ding] /ˈfɔr wər dɪŋ/ noun 1. Bookbinding. a stage in which sections of a book are stitched, fitted with a back, pasted, etc., before being placed in the completed cover. 2. Engraving. the process of starting a copper plate by etching and of finishing with a graver. [fawr-werd] /ˈfɔr wərd/ adverb, Also, forwards (for defs […]
noun 1. . noun 1. a person, agency, or enterprise engaged in the collection, shipment, and delivery of goods