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du·plex

(dū'pleks),
Providing two functions. See: duplex ultrasonography.

duplex

Having two components or two functions.

duplex

A double stranded length of nucleic acid. The term is commonly used to refer to DNA in its double helical form, as distinct from a single strand of DNA.
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The 100BaseFX uplink is available in multimode or single mode (1300/1550nm) and supports full or half-duplex operation.
The transceiver provides high-speed half-duplex performance over a single balanced twisted pair transmission line.
Both ICs are half-duplex configurations that operate from a nominal 5-V supply over a wide +/-10% tolerance voltage range of +4.