Definition of virtual private network in English:

virtual private network

Syllabification: vir·tu·al pri·vate net·work

Entry from US English dictionary

(abbreviation: VPN)

noun

Computing
  • A method employing encryption to provide secure access to a remote computer over the Internet.

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