A bit which signals the start of transmission of a character on a serial line. For an RS-423 signal, the line is normally at logical zero which there is no data and the start bit is a logical one. The zero-one transition tells the receiver when to start sampling the signal to extract the data bits.
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or star-thistle noun 1. any of several naturalized Eurasian plants of the genus Centaurea, especially C. calcitrapa, having purplish, spiny flower heads. star thistle noun 1. any of several plants of the genus Centaurea, esp C. calcitrapa, of Eurasia, which has spiny purplish flower heads: family Asteraceae (composites) See also centaury (sense 2)
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verb 1. (adverb) to undertake (something or doing something); commence or begin Begin, as in He started in serving, without taking any practice. [ Late 1800s ]
noun, Track. 1. a device used by runners, especially sprinters, for increasing their speed off the mark, consisting of a metal or wooden frame, usually secured to the ground at both ends, with adjustable, triangular-shaped blocks on each side for bracing the feet. starting block noun 1. one of a pair of adjustable devices with […]
noun 1. any of various types of movable barriers for lining up and giving an equal start to the entries in a horse or dog race. starting gate noun 1. a movable barrier so placed on the starting line of a racecourse that the raising of it releases all the contestants simultaneously 2. the US […]