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network British & World English

An arrangement of intersecting horizontal and vertical lines

network English Thesaurus

the network of arteries at the base of the brain

network effect British & World English

A phenomenon whereby a product or service gains additional value as more people use it

neural network British & World English

A computer system modelled on the human brain and nervous system

packet network British & World English

A data transmission network using packet switching

social network British & World English

A network of social interactions and personal relationships

crossover network British & World English

A filter in a loudspeaker unit that divides the signal and delivers different parts to bass and treble speakers

network analysis British & World English

The mathematical analysis of complex working procedures in terms of a network of related activities

network appliance British & World English

A relatively low-cost computer designed chiefly to provide Internet access and without the full capabilities of a standard computer

network marketing British & World English

Another term for pyramid selling.

local area network British & World English

A computer network that links devices within a building or group of adjacent buildings, especially one with a radius of less than 1 km

old boy network British & World English

An informal system through which men are thought to use their positions of influence to help others who went to the same school or university as they did, or who share a similar social background

wide area network British & World English

A computer network in which the computers connected may be far apart, generally having a radius of more than 1 km

virtual private network British & World English

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

augmented transition network British & World English

A type of grammar that represents a sentence as a series of states and possible continuations, augmented with rules for such matters as word agreement

integrated services digital network British & World English

A telecommunications network through which sound, images, and data can be transmitted as digitized signals

star network in star British & World English

A data or communication network in which all nodes are independently connected to one central unit

subnetwork British & World English

A part of a larger network such as the Internet

net neutrality British & World English

The principle that Internet service providers should enable access to all content and applications regardless of the source, and without favouring or blocking particular products or websites

network neutrality in net neutrality British & World English

The principle that Internet service providers should enable access to all content and applications regardless of the source, and without favouring or blocking particular products or websites

old boys' network in old boy network British & World English

An informal system through which men are thought to use their positions of influence to help others who went to the same school or university as they did, or who share a similar social background