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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A trademark for a LAN protocol.

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  • noun always singular A set of network cabling and network access (CSMA/CD) protocol standards for bus topology computer networks invented by Xerox but now controlled by the 802.3 subcommittee of the IEEE.
  • noun countable A computer network which complies with such set of standards.

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  • noun a type of network technology for local area networks; coaxial cable carries radio frequency signals between computers at a rate of 10 megabits per second

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  • But … if you, Wayne, were the project, you or most of you would be traveling via Ethernet, which is to say electronically.

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  • But … if you, Wayne, were the project, you or most of you would be traveling via Ethernet, which is to say electronically.

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