High Speed Technology (HST)

Technology / Computers / High Speed Technology (HST): Before the invention of the CCITT V.32 modem standards for 9600 BPS modems, US Robotics invented a proprietary protocol that runs even faster at 14,400 BPS. It became popular on US bulletin board system, but never caught on outside the USA. It is gradually being replaced by V.32.

Other Words for High

High Adverb Synonyms: intoxication, altered consciousness
High Adjective Synonyms: tall, lofty, elevated, towering
High Noun Synonyms: anticyclone
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Other Words for Speed

Speed Noun Synonyms: rapidity, fleetness, quickness, speediness, swiftness, velocity, dispatch or despatch, hurry, hurriedness, haste, hastiness, celerity, alacrity, expeditiousness, expedition, briskness, promptness, timeliness, suddenness, precipitateness, precipitousness,
Speed Adjective Synonyms: hasten, make haste, hurry, rush, charge, dart, bolt, shoot, run, race, sprint, fly, streak, scurry, tear, hustle, scramble, scamper, career, bowl along, go or fly like the wind, go hell for leather, go like a bat out of hell, belt along, step on it
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Highsiding

Technology / Motorcycle / Highsiding: Highsiding occurs when the rider of a motorcycle is flipped over the handlebars of the bike. This most often occurs when the rider locks the rear brakes during a panic stop and then releases the brake MORE

Highway Neighbors

Life Style / Travel / Highway Neighbors: Loose-knit group of communities and businesses situated along the road system. MORE

Highway Pegs

Technology / Motorcycle / Highway Pegs: Footrests situated forward of the rider so the legs can be stretched out to relieve highway fatigue. MORE

Hole High

Entertainment / Golf / Hole High: (also 'pin high') when the ball has travelled the correct distance and is even with the hole, but off to one side or the other (whether or not it's on the green) MORE

Highs

Business / Finance / Highs: A bond with a long-term, high-premium, common stock conversion feature. It also offers a competitive interest rate. This type of investment vehicle is aimed at bond investors who want to be able to co MORE

Highrise Developments

Business / Real Estate / Highrise Developments: Sometimes called mixed-use developments (MUDs), these combine office space, stores, theaters and apartment units in a single vertical community. MUDs usually are self-contained and offer laundry facil MORE

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