a comma used after the next-to-last item in a series of three or more items when the next-to-last and last items are separated by a conjunction. In the series A, B, C, or D, the comma after C is the series comma.
a comma preceding the final conjunction in a list of three or more items; also called Harvard comma , Oxford comma
- Serial communications
communications Communication via a single channel that delivers one bit of data at a time, in contrast to parallel communications where multiple serial channels are combined, either physically (e.g. multiple cores in a cable) or by multiplexing.
- Serial correlation
noun 1. (statistics) another name for autocorrelation
- Serial extraction
serial extraction se·ri·al extraction (sēr’ē-əl) n. Selective extraction of certain teeth during the early years of dental development, usually with the eventual extraction of the first premolars to encourage autonomous adjustment of crowding of the anterior teeth.
- Serial interface adaptor
(SIA) The Ethernet driver chip used on a Filtabyte Ethernet card.