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Universal Asynchronus Receiver/Transmitter.

A controller chip which transforms the parallel datastream from the I/O bus to a serial bitstream used in the serial ports.

UART 16550A is such a controller. It transmits with a maximum of 115 kbit per secund.

Please see module 5b.


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