Fiber Distributed Data Interface (FDDI)

Technology / Computers / Fiber Distributed Data Interface (FDDI): A standard for transmitting data on optical fiber cables at a rate of around 100,000,000 bits-per-second (10 times as fast as Ethernet, about twice as fast as T-3).

Other Words for Data

Data Adjective Synonyms: facts, information, statistics, figures, details, matter, observations, material(s), text, evidence

Other Words for Fiber

Fiber Verb Synonyms: texture, structure, material, fabric
Fiber Noun Synonyms: filament, thread, strand, fibril, tendril

Infrared Data Association (IrDA)

Technology / Cell Phones / Infrared Data Association (IrDA): A membership organization founded in 1993 and dedicated to developing standards for wireless, infrared transmission systems between computers. With IrDA ports, a laptop or PDA can exchange data with a MORE

Implant Interface

Health / Dentistry / Implant Interface: Tissue to Implant Contact: (a)fibrous integration, interposition of healthy dense collagenous tissue between implant and bone. (b)osseointegration, implies that a contact is established without interp MORE

Hybrid Fiber-Coxaial (HFC)

Technology / Computers / Hybrid Fiber-Coxaial (HFC): Older CATV systems were provisioned using only coaxial cable. Modern systems use fiber transport from the headend to an optical node located in the neighborhood to reduce system noise. Coaxial cable r MORE

Intelligent Roaming Database (IRDB)

Technology / Cell Phones / Intelligent Roaming Database (IRDB): A list of acceptable and unacceptable networks for a phone to roam with stored either on a SIM card or in the phone. MORE


Technology / Computers / Interface: This is any type of point where two different things come together. Most often, the term is used to describe the programs between you and your computer like Windows, OS/2 and others. What you see on t MORE

Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)

Health / First Aid / Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS): Any sheet that provides both workers and emergency personnel with information and procedures for handling or working with a particular substance (for example, chemical). MSDS's include information on MORE