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buffers

Chemical substances in the blood, such as lactic acid or bicarbonate, which act to limit changes in the composition, especially the acidity, by binding hydrogen ions. Buffers are important in maintaining constancy when acids are added or removed.

buffers

OH- and HCO3- ions and plasma proteins that neutralize H+, and maintain blood pH at 7.4 (see acidosis; alkalosis)
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The above mentioned snap shot indicates the cluster formation of network on-chip in 16 numbers of processors with buffers.
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Using CMOS technology, the IDT LVDS fan-out buffers operate at a 1 GHz clock speed, and are available in output versions of 1:6, 1:10 and 1:16.
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NASDAQ: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive, mixed-signal ICs, today introduced the industry's first universal clock buffers capable of replacing LVPECL, LVDS, CML, HCSL and LVCMOS buffers with a single IC, eliminating the need for multiple fixed-format buffers.
The remote HyperIP receives these aggregated buffers on the network and passes them on to the IP Accelerator, which sends the packets from the buffer on to the appropriate Edge Interface process.