Definition of packetize in English:

packetize

Syllabification: pack·e·tize
Pronunciation: /ˈpakəˌtīz
 
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verb

[with object] Computing
  • Partition or separate (data) into units for transmission in a packet-switching network: this layer packetizes and reassembles messages
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    • The IP subsystem, which packetizes the compressed voice data, also contributes delay in a gateway.
    • When an application issues a request for a file, the file server assembles related blocks and packetizes the resulting file for LAN transmission.
    • We will exploit known technologies such as optical communications, Internet protocol networks, and packetized data switching in new ways to vastly improve our information-dissemination capabilities.

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