The physical and electrical specification for the connector used by some of Intel’s microprocessor cards, currently (August 1999) the SEPP Celeron and the SECC Pentium II.
Slot 1 is a departure from the square ZIF PGA/SPGA sockets used by Pentium and earlier processors, the processor being mounted on a card, with a 242-lead edge-connector.
The Slot 1 specification allows for higher bus rates than Socket 7. Slot 1 motherboards use the GTL+ bus protocol.
See also Slot 2, Slot A.
- Slot 2
hardware, standard A physical and electrical specification for the 330-lead edge-connector used by some of Intel’s microprocessor cards, currently (August 1999) the SECC Pentium III/Xeon. Slot 2 is intended for use in high end multi-processor workstations and servers. See also Slot A, Slot 1. [Multi processor support?] (1999-08-04)
- Slot a
hardware The physical and electrical specification for the edge-connector used by AMD’s Athlon processor. The connector allows for a higher bus rate than Socket 7 or Super 7. Slot A motherboards use Compaq’s EV6 bus protocol. Slot A is mechanically compatible but electrically incompatible with Intel’s Slot 1. (1999-08-05)
- Slot aerial
noun 1. (radio) a transmitting aerial in which the radiating elements are open slots in a surrounding metal sheet
noun, Football. 1. an offensive back who lines up about one yard behind the gap in the line between a tackle and an end stationed a distance outside of the tackle. 2. the position played by this back.