handshaking


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handshaking

(ˈhændˌʃeɪkɪŋ)
n
(Computer Science) computing communication between a computer system and an external device, by which each tells the other that data is ready to be transferred, and that the receiver is ready to accept it
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.handshaking - grasping and shaking a person's hand (as to acknowledge an introduction or to agree on a contract)handshaking - grasping and shaking a person's hand (as to acknowledge an introduction or to agree on a contract)
contract - a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law
acknowledgement, acknowledgment - a statement acknowledging something or someone; "she must have seen him but she gave no sign of acknowledgment"; "the preface contained an acknowledgment of those who had helped her"
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At length the party broke up in one last explosion of handshaking and congratulations; and, eluding Winfield Knight, who proposed to take him off to his club, he started to walk up Broadway.
It is such a rest and relief to get away from crowds of people, and handshaking, and travelling, to get home, even if it be for but a very brief while.
O'Dowd's after a general handshaking from the young officers, who accompanied her to the fly, and cheered that vehicle as it drove off.
We advise people to replace kissing with handshaking, particularly during Eid -- which is the case in many civilized Muslim countries," it said.
After a handshaking ceremony President Kurmanbek Bakiev and President Abdullah Gul walked along the carpet strip to the platform with a pavilion to listen to the national anthems of the two countries.
In the experiments, dogs got increasingly fidgety and finally stopped shaking hands when a researcher repeatedly failed to supply rewards for a trick but gave another handshaking dog bread bits, Range says.
It is also possible for a serial cable to have other handshaking lines in the cable as well.
Well, they should have been in the Parc des Princes press box and witnessed the whooping and hollering there when Faddy's shot hit the net, plus the outbreak of applause and handshaking when the final whistle went.
elections drawing near, politicians across the nation are stumping--traveling through their home districts campaigning, making speeches, and doing a lot of handshaking.
Netli offers a system of speeding up the delivery of web traffic by proxying for HTTP traffic near both source and destination during a transaction, and passing data between the two points using a proprietary protocol that requires less handshaking.