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communication

(Discourse), noun collocution, colloquy, communicatio, communiqué, conference, correspondence, dialogue, dissertation, exchange, intercommunication, intercourse, interlocution
Associated concepts: attorney and client communication, conditionally privileged communication, confidential communication, husband and wife communication, physician and patient communication, privileged communication, telegraph communication, telephonic communication, verral communication, written communication

communication

(Statement), noun announcement, annunciation, declaration, disclosure, dissemination, information, message, news, notification, report, revelation, utterance, writing
See also: admission, association, caveat, clue, comment, contact, conversation, correspondence, disclosure, dispatch, expression, information, intelligence, issuance, knowledge, language, mention, message, news, note, notice, notification, parley, publication, reference, report, tip, transmittal, warning

COMMUNICATION, contracts. Information; consultation; conference.
     2. In order to make a contract, it is essential there should be an agreement; a bare communication or conference will not, therefore, amount to a contract; nor can evidence of such communication be received in order to take from, contradict, or alter a written agreement. 1 Dall. 426; 4 Dall. 340; 3 Serg. & Rawle, 609. Vide Pour-parler; Wharton's Dig. Evid. R.

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Students tended to differ in their attitudes toward asynchronous communications with some highly appreciative of the time it offers for thoughtful communication and the ability for all to voice opinions; others miss the immediacy of face-to-face communication.
In contrast, asynchronous communication through paper was sixth for work/school and last for social communication.
The landmark work of Henry (1992) propounds that asynchronous communication can be analyzed from five dimensions: participative, social, interactive, cognitive, and metacognitive.
Types of distance delivery have included one-way (live and pre-recorded) and two-way video, two-way audio, and asynchronous communication via Internet technologies.
Except in federally designated clinics in Hawaii and Alaska, reimbursement does not exist for store-and-forward consultations that allow for asynchronous communication between clinicians via the Internet.
As interaction has been identified as the key to the success of online learning by researchers (Gunawardena, Lowe, & Anderson, 1997), this study examines patterns of online interaction and the types of instructional design that would enhance online interaction through both synchronous and asynchronous communication.
Asynchronous communication is a crucial element of web services.
Asynchronous communication represents information or material delivery that occurs at the reader's convenience.
The real-world library model, where asynchronous communication is encouraged but synchronous communication is discouraged (e.
Rather than trying to force data into an isochronous medium, or voice into an asynchronous communication, vendors are now turning towards an entirely new transport mechanism based upon asynchronous transfer mode (ATM), a connectionless network protocol that can dynamically allocate bandwidth based on the information being, sent over that network.
Employees have traditionally used the phone for synchronous as opposed to asynchronous communication.
And though texting remains a favorite mode of asynchronous communication, we're seeing more consumers wanting to integrate voice, photo and video in their messages as well.

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