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- adj. Not synchronous; occurring at different times.
- adj. Allowing the client to continue during processing.
- adj. Having many actions occurring at a time, in any order, without waiting for each other; the style of communication used by Ajax.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Not simultaneous; not concurrent in time; -- opposed to
- adj. occurring in different geologic times; -- of taxa/
- adj. chronologically misplaced; belonging to a different time or era.
- adj. occurring at different speeds in different computers connected by a data transmission link; -- said of methods data of transmission between computers. Opposite of
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Not coinciding in time.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. not synchronous; not occurring or existing at the same time or having the same period or phase
- adj. (digital communication) pertaining to a transmission technique that does not require a common clock between the communicating devices; timing signals are derived from special characters in the data stream itself
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