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local area network

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. LAN.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An interconnection of computers that are in relatively close proximity to each other, such as within a building.
  • n. A network on which all devices communicate using OSI model device layer addressing.
  • n. A network on which all communication is delivered by way of MAC addresses and that is not routed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a local computer network for communication between computers; especially a network connecting computers and word processors and other electronic office equipment to create a communication system between offices

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