Definition of time division multiplex in English:

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time division multiplex


[mass noun] Telecommunications
A technique for transmitting two or more signals over the same telephone line, radio channel, or other medium. Each signal is sent as a series of pulses or packets, which are interleaved with those of the other signal or signals and transmitted as a continuous stream. Compare with frequency division multiplex.

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