ASK

(redirected from asking for)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Idioms.

ASK

(communications)
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ASK

This article is provided by FOLDOC - Free Online Dictionary of Computing (foldoc.org)

ASK

(Amplitude Shift Keying) A simple digital modulation technique that uses two voltage levels for 0 and 1. See amplitude modulation.


Amplitude Shift Keying
ASK is a simple technique that uses two voltage levels to represent 0 and 1.
Copyright © 1981-2019 by The Computer Language Company Inc. All Rights reserved. THIS DEFINITION IS FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY. All other reproduction is strictly prohibited without permission from the publisher.
References in periodicals archive ?
Many salespeople have learned from experience that asking for referrals makes their clients uncomfortable.
Barbara Ritchie, of Age UK in Newcastle, said: "This research provides valuable insight into how residents of the North East feel about asking for help.
I cannot think of any more." A total of 76 responses were classified into six categories: 1) suggesting retry, 2) praising the good part and suggesting retry, 3) asking others for help, 4) asking for explanations 5) asking for demonstrations using manipulatives, and 6) offering demonstrations or explanations.
JOE DIMAGGIO, the late New York Yankee legend, on his naivete as a younger player: "I can remember a reporter asking for a quote, and I didn't know what a quote was.
Notes Steve Rails, a spokesman for Servicemembers Legal Defense Network, which is backing the suit: "They are not asking for promotions, pay increases, or other advancements"--just to get their jobs back.