multiplexer

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multiplexer

(ˈmʌltɪˌplɛksə) or

multiplexor

n
(Computer Science) computing a device that enables the simultaneous transmission of several messages or signals over one communications channel

multiplexer

A device that combines (multiplexes) multiple input signals (information channels) into an aggregate signal (common channel) for transmission.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.multiplexer - a device that can interleave two or more activitiesmultiplexer - a device that can interleave two or more activities
data multiplexer - a multiplexer that permits two or more data sources to share a common transmission medium
electronic device - a device that accomplishes its purpose electronically
Translations
multiplexeur

multiplexer

, multiplexor
n (Telec) → Multiplexer m
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