access method

Definitions

General Science

Computing

  • noun a means used for the internal transfer of data between memory and display or peripheral devices. Differences in the methods used are often the cause of compatibility problems.
  • noun a set of rules that allows a device to send data onto a network. token passing and CSMA/CD are two methods commonly used in a local area network.

Electronics

  • synonymaccess mechanism
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