[haf-doo-pleks, -dyoo-, hahf-] /ˈhæfˈdu plɛks, -ˈdyu-, ˈhɑf-/
of or relating to the transmission of information in opposite directions but not simultaneously.
(hdx, from telegraphy) 1. A type of communication channel using a single circuit which can carry data in either direction but not both directions at once.
Compare: simplex, full-duplex.
2. An obsolete term for local echo.
noun 1. a gold coin of the U.S., discontinued in 1929, equal to five dollars. noun 1. a former US gold coin worth five dollars
[eet-n] /ˈit n/ verb 1. a past participle of . adjective 1. (of food, a meal, etc) partially consumed: he pushed his half-eaten meal away /ˈiːtən/ verb 1. the past participle of eat Old English eten, past participle of eat.
[ej-oo-key-tid] /ˈɛdʒ ʊˌkeɪ tɪd/ adjective 1. having undergone : educated people. 2. characterized by or displaying qualities of culture and learning. 3. based on some information or experience: an educated estimate of next year’s sales. adjective 1. not having benefited from a comprehensive education /ˈɛdjʊˌkeɪtɪd/ adjective 1. having an education, esp a good one 2. […]
adjective 1. (of a vessel, place, etc) holding or containing half its capacity