Definition of packet radio in English:

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packet radio


[mass noun]
A method of broadcasting that makes use of radio signals carrying packets of data.
Example sentences
  • Digital wireless communities have existed since the days of amateur packet radio (ham radio), in three well-defined categories.
  • The rollout of general packet radio services is aimed at substantially reducing the connection time.
  • Bob Rouleau is one of the five hams who developed the Montreal Protocol in 1978, leading to the development of amateur packet radio.

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