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Asynchronous

1. In computing, describing a process that occurs independently of other processes.

2. In telecommunications, describing two signals within a network or between two networks that are sent at different times.

3. More generally, describing two or more events that occur at a different time or something that occurs at the wrong time.
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The above 200 MVAr segment of synchronous condensers is expected to be the largest market, by reactive power rating, during the forecast period.
Addressing the challenges I encountered using synchronous class sessions in my online course was labor intensive.
Synchronous tumors that are regarded as metastases are usually of high histological grade, for example, adenosquamous carcinomas, mixed Mullerian tumors, and non-endometrioid carcinomas (serous and clear cell).
In the third step, two synchronous models of type 2 were compared to the best fitting synchronous type 1 model explored in step 2.
Synchronous motors are more "overloadable," meaning the conveyor belt can handle loads at maximum capacity multiple times in a shorter time period without experiencing electrical or mechanical problems.
This study aimed to identify students' perceptions regarding synchronous and asynchronous e-learning resources at higher education level.
Teaching in 3D: Pedagogical affordances and constraints of 3D virtual worlds for synchronous distance learning.
(2) There is no definitive guideline for the treatment of synchronous tumors.
Error variable is defined as [e.sup.ik] = [x.sub.i](t) - s(t), i [member of] [C.sub.k], k = 1, ..., r, and the corresponding synchronous variance equation of system (6) is