Direct Memroy Access (DMA)

Technology / Computers / Direct Memroy Access (DMA): This is a method of bypassing the central processing unit (CPU) and handling data transfers between the memory and peripheral devices. Systems having DMA channels can transfer data much more quickly than those without.

Other Words for Direct

Direct Adjective Synonyms: manage, handle, run, administer, govern, regulate, control, operate, superintend, supervise, command, head up, rule, call the shots
Direct Verb Synonyms: guide, lead, conduct, pilot, steer, show or point (the way), be at the helm, advise, counsel, instruct, mastermind,her, escort
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Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)

Technology / Computers / Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP): IMAP is gradually replacing POP as the main protocol used by email clients in communicating with email servers. Using IMAP, an email client program can not only retrieve email but can also manipulate MORE

Japanese Total Access Communication (JTAC)

Technology / Cell Phones / Japanese Total Access Communication (JTAC): Like the European TACS, JTAC is the Japanese analog cellular system. MORE

Lighting Direction

Technology / Television (TV) / Lighting Direction: The positioning of lights relative to the object being shot. The norm for lighting direction is three-point lighting. MORE

Interlocking Directorate

Business / Finance / Interlocking Directorate: Describes cross-memberships of directors on each other's company Board of Directors. MORE

Indirect Snap

Entertainment / Football / Indirect Snap: A play in which the ball is handed to the quarterback rather than thrown directly to the ballcarrier by the center as in a direct snap play. So named because the quarterback acts as an intermediary in MORE

Indirect Management Costs

Business / Real Estate / Indirect Management Costs: Expenses in a budget of a real estate agency or parent company the are partially attributable to the operation of a management department. MORE

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