Technology / Computers / Collision: This is a problem that is a result from two or more device attempting to send a signal along the same channel. The usual result of a collision is a garbled message. All computer networks have in place some sort of mechanism to either prevent collisions altogether or to quickly recover from a collision if they were to occur.
Collision Verb Synonyms: smash-up, smash, crash, wreck, pile-up, prang, crack-up
Science / Chemistry / Collision Frequency: The average number of collisions that a molecule undergoes each second. MORE
Science / Chemistry / Collision Theory: A theory that explains reaction rates in terms of collisions between reactant molecules. MORE