communications network


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communications network

[kə‚myü·nə′kā·shənz ‚net‚wərk]
(communications)
Organization of stations capable of intercommunications but not necessarily on the same channel.
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communications network

The transmission channels interconnecting all client and server stations as well as all supporting hardware and software.
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