circuit, simplex

   A circuit using ground return and permitting communications in either direction -- one direction at a time.

IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations. . 2015.

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  • Simplex communication — is a name for a type of communication circuit. There are two (contradictory) definitions that have been used for the term. When one definition is used for simplex , then the other definition is actually referred to as half duplex .One way only –… …   Wikipedia

  • Simplex circuit — In telecommunication, the term simplex circuit has the following meanings: 1. A circuit that provides transmission in one direction only. 2. Deprecated definition: A circuit using ground return and affording communication in either direction, but …   Wikipedia

  • simplex — /ˈsɪmplɛks / (say simpleks) adjective simple; consisting of or characterised by a single element, action, or the like: a simplex circuit (in which one telephone call and one telegraph message are transmitted simultaneously over a single pair of… …   Australian English dictionary

  • simplex — adjective technical 1》 composed of or characterized by a single part or structure. 2》 (of a communication system, computer circuit, etc.) only allowing transmission of signals in one direction at a time. noun a simple or uncompounded word. Origin …   English new terms dictionary

  • simplex — adj. & n. adj. 1 simple; not compounded. 2 Computing (of a circuit) allowing transmission of signals in one direction only. n. a simple or uncompounded thing, esp. a word. Etymology: L, = single, var. of simplus simple …   Useful english dictionary

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