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UART

(ˈjuːˌɑːt)
n acronym for
(Electronics) Universal Asynchronous Receiver Transmitter
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operation in high-speed serial applications, the board's high-performance 160950 UART includes 128-byte FIF0s, eight times larger than those found on standard 16550 UARTs.
The UART includes 9-bit framing support and is register compatible with legacy 16550 software.
If high-speed printing, file transfers and downloading are important chores for your computer, install high-speed ports--a 16550 UART chip and a EPP parallel port.
The modems' PCMCIA interface provides more functionality than both the 16550 and new 16650 UART with its 64 byte buffer and automatic RTS flow control which allow; maximum throughput in multi-tasking environments.