Entry from US English dictionary
Transmission of a data package or an audiovisual signal to a single recipient: [as modifier]: the unicast method wastes a lot of bandwidth by sending duplicate information
More example sentences
- There is a middle ground between broadcasts and unicasts, and that is a multicast.
- It also includes the VideoLAN Client, which can be used as a server to stream MPEG - 1, MPEG - 2 and MPEG - 4 files and DVDs on the network in unicast or multicast.
- WPA allows you to specify the type of encryption used for unicast and broadcast or multicast frames.
1990s: on the pattern of broadcast.
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