serial port


serial port
A port on a computer that is used to transmit and receive data in a serial fashion (one bit at a time). See also RS-232.

Dictionary of telecommunications. . 2000.

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  • serial port — ➔ port1 * * * serial port UK US noun [C] IT ► a part of a computer where wires from other pieces of equipment can be connected, sending through information one bit at a time → Compare PARALLEL PORT(Cf. ↑parallel port) …   Financial and business terms

  • serial port — serial ports N COUNT A serial port on a computer is a place where you can connect the computer to a device such as a modem or a mouse …   English dictionary

  • Serial Port —   [dt. »serieller Port«], Synonym für serielle Schnittstelle …   Universal-Lexikon

  • serial port — serial ,port noun count COMPUTING a part of a computer where you can connect another piece of equipment ─ compare PARALLEL PORT …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Serial port — A male DE 9 connector used for a serial port on a IBM PC compatible computer. (Pinout) …   Wikipedia

  • serial port — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms serial port : singular serial port plural serial ports computing a part of a computer where you can connect another piece of equipment • See: parallel port …   English dictionary

  • serial port — noun an interface (commonly used for modems and mice and some printers) that transmits data a bit at a time • Hypernyms: ↑interface, ↑port * * * ˈserial port 7 [serial port] noun ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • serial port — nuoseklioji jungtis statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis ↑Jungtis, per kurią duomenys tarp kompiuterio ir išorinių jo įtaisų persiunčiami nuosekliai, po vieną bitą kiekvienu laiko momentu. Per nuosekliąją jungtį jungiama klaviatūra, pelė,… …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • serial port — nuoseklusis prievadas statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis ↑Prievadas, per kurį duomenys tarp kompiuterio ir išorinių jo įtaisų persiunčiami nuosekliai, po vieną bitą kiekvienu laiko momentu. Per nuoseklųjį prievadą jungiama klaviatūra, pelė …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • serial port — port used for a serial connection between communication devices, interface for serial communication between peripheral devices (Computers) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • serial port —    A computer input/output port that supports serial communications, in which information is processed one bit at a time.    RS 232 C is a common protocol used on serial ports when communicating with modems, printers, mice, and other peripherals …   Dictionary of networking


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