asynchronous input/output


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asynchronous input/output

[ā′siŋ·krə·nəs ′in‚pu̇t ′au̇t‚pu̇t]
(computer science)
The ability to receive input data while simultaneously outputting data.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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