nonsynchronous transmission

nonsynchronous transmission

[¦nän′siŋ·krə·nəs tranz′mish·ən]
(electronics)
A data transmission process in which a clock is not used to control the unit intervals within a block or a group of data signals.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.