Definition of data link in English:

data link

Line breaks: data link

noun

  • A telecommunications link over which data is transmitted.
    More example sentences
    • One of the first demonstrations was a 2.7 mile gigabit data link linking the Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology on Coconut Island in Kane'ohe Bay to Oahu.
    • ‘The user just needs to phone the other number or use the name in the phone's address book, and the system will automatically set up a data link to that person,’ said Larri.
    • The method includes the step of establishing a data link between a database application of the host and a database application of the terminal of the agent through the dedicated connection.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kəːf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw