Serial Covariance

Business / Finance / Serial Covariance: The covariance between a variable and the lagged value of the variable; the same as autocorrelation.


Entertainment / Music / Serialism: Method of composition in which various musical elements (pitch, rhythm, dynamics, tone color) may be ordered in a fixed series. See also total serialism. MORE

Serial Redemption

Business / Finance / Serial Redemption: The redemption of a serial bond. MORE


Technology / Computers / Serialization: A sequence of commands that execute orders in a database. MORE

Total Serialism

Entertainment / Music / Total Serialism: Extremely complex, totally controlled music in which the twelve-tone principle is extended to elements of music other than pitch. MORE

Universal Serial Bus (USB)

Technology / Computers / Universal Serial Bus (USB): A 12Mbit/sec interface over a four wire connection. Can support up to 127 daisy chained devices. Very common interface for peripherals like keyboards, mice, and printers. MORE

Serial Port

Technology / Computers / Serial Port: A port, or interface, that can be used for serial communication, in which only 1 bit is transmitted at a time. Most serial ports on personal computers conform to the RS-232C or RS-422 standards. A ser MORE