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Synonyms for interrupt

Synonyms for interrupt

to stop suddenly, as a conversation, activity, or relationship

to interject remarks or questions into another's discourse

Synonyms for interrupt

a signal that temporarily stops the execution of a program so that another procedure can be carried out

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destroy the peace or tranquility of

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interfere in someone else's activity

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These include: o Internal arbitration - programmable transmit-first scheme o Time stamp based on a 16-bit free-running timer o Global network time o Flexible interrupt scheme with one maskable interrupt associated with each message buffer o Low power "Sleep" mode with programmable "Wake-Up" on bus activity
Other features include an embedded CDR unit that is compliant with SONET/SDH jitter requirements, plus alarm indicators, status monitoring and error counters, all using maskable interrupts for each of the status indications.