(SMT) Station Management One of the 4 key FDDI component layers. SMT is an overlay function that handles the management of the FDDI ring. It handles neighbor identification, fault detection and reconfiguration, insertion and de-insertion from the ring, and traffic statistics monitoring.
[stey-shuh n-mas-ter, -mah-ster] /ˈsteɪ ʃənˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər/ noun 1. a person in charge of a railroad station; station agent. stationmaster /ˈsteɪʃənˌmɑːstə/ noun 1. the senior official in charge of a railway station
or Stations of the Cross plural noun, Ecclesiastical. 1. a series of 14 representations of successive incidents from the Passion of Christ, each with a wooden cross, or a series of wooden crosses alone, set up in a church, or sometimes outdoors, and visited in sequence, for prayer and meditation. Stations of the Cross plural […]
[stey-shuh n-tuh-stey-shuh n] /ˈsteɪ ʃən təˈsteɪ ʃən/ adjective 1. (of a long-distance telephone call) chargeable upon speaking with anyone at the number called: a station-to-station call to his home in Dallas. adverb 2. from one station to another. 3. by telephone at station-to-station rates. Compare person-to-person (defs 1, 3).
noun 1. an automobile with one or more rows of folding or removable seats behind the driver and no luggage compartment but an area behind the seats into which suitcases, parcels, etc., can be loaded through a tailgate. station wagon noun 1. (US & Canadian, Austral & NZ, South African) a car with a comparatively […]