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network Explained

network at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['net'wə:k]

network at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

W3 n [C]
1 a system of lines, tubes, wires, roads etc that cross each other and are connected to each other: --Hungary's telephone network // --a high-speed European rail network // network of// --an elaborate network of canals// --the network of blood vessels in the body//
2 a group of radio or television stations, which broadcast many of the same programmes, but in different parts of the same country: --the four biggest TV networks // --You're listening to the American Armed Forces Network.//
3 a set of computers that are connected to each other so that they can share information:
4 a group of people, organizations etc that are connected or that work together: network of// --It's important to build up a network of professional contacts.// the old-boy network at old boy(2)//
network 2 v
1 [I and T] to connect several computers together so that they can share information:
2 [I] to meet and talk with people who have similar jobs to yours, especially because they may be useful for your work:
3 [I and T] to broadcast a radio or television programme on several different channels at the same time:

network at English => English (GNU/Linux) Of Explained:

A group of interconnected computers and their connecting cables and hardware. From Redhat-9-Glossary http://www.tldp.org/LDP/Linux-Dictionary/

network at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

In broadcasting, a radio or television company that produces programs for broadcast to member stations. See ABC, CBS, CNN, NBC, PBS.

network at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

69 Moby Thesaurus words for "network":
arabesque, arrangement, basketry, basketwork, cancellation,
circuit, coast-to-coast hookup, complex, cross-hatching,
crossing-out, filigree, fret, fretwork, grate, grating, grid,
gridiron, grille, grillwork, hachure, hatching, hookup,
interlacement, intertexture, intertwinement, jungle, labyrinth,
lace, lacery, lacework, lacing, lattice, latticework, maze, mesh,
meshes, meshwork, net, netting, organization, plexure, plexus,
raddle, radio links, reticle, reticulation, reticule, reticulum,
riddle, screen, screening, sieve, structure, system, tangle,
texture, tissue, tracery, trellis, trelliswork, wattle, weave,
weaving, web, webbing, webwork, weft, wicker, wickerwork

network at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (a): complexity, complexness, complication, implication, intricacy, perplexity, network, labyrinth, wilderness, jungle, involution, raveling, entanglement, coil, convolution, tangled skein, knot, Gordian knot, kink, gnarl, difficulty.

[N] (Crossing): crossing, intersection, level crossing, reticulation, network, mortise, net, plexus, web, mesh, twill, skein, wicker, plait, wattle, lattice, grating, grille, gridiron, fretwork, filigree.

[N] (a): porousness, sponge, honeycomb, network, filter, sieve, net, screen.

network at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun, verb
noun
1 a complicated system of roads, lines, tubes, nerves, etc. that cross each other and are connected to each other:
a rail / road / canal network * a network of veins
2 a closely connected group of people, companies, etc. that exchange information, etc:
a communications / distribution network * a network of friends
3 (computing) a number of computers and other devices that are connected together so that equipment and information can be shared:
The office network allows users to share files and software, and to use a central printer.
see also LAN, WAN
4 a group of radio or television stations in different places that are connected and that broadcast the same programmes at the same time:
the four big US television networks
IDIOMS see OLD BOY
verb
1 [VN] (computing) to connect a number of computers and other devices together so that equipment and information can be shared:
networked computer systems
2 [VN] to broadcast a television or radio programme on stations in several different areas at the same time:
nationally networked TV
3 [V] to try to meet and talk to people who may be useful to you in your work:
Conferences are a good place to network.

Network at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Network \Net"work`\, n.
1. A fabric of threads, cords, or wires crossing each other
at certain intervals, and knotted or secured at the
crossings, thus leaving spaces or meshes between them.

2. Any system of lines or channels interlacing or crossing
like the fabric of a net; as, a network of veins; a
network of railroads.

network at English => English (Computer) Of Explained:

network

<networking> Hardware and software data communication systems.

The {OSI} seven layer model attempts to provide a way of
partitioning any computer network into independent modules
from the lowest (physical) layer to the highest (application)
layer. Many different specifications exist at each of these
layers.

Networks are often also classified according to their
geographical extent: {local area network} (LAN), {metropolitan
area network} (MAN), {wide area network} (WAN) and also
according to the {protocol}s used.

See {BITNET}, {Ethernet}, {Internet}, {Novell}, {PSTN},
{network, the}.

[Tanenbaum, A., "Computer Networks; 2nd ed.", Prentice Hall,
Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1989.]

(1995-03-10)

network at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

network
v : communicate with and within a group; "You have to network if
you want to get a good job"

network
n 1: an interconnected system of things or people; "he owned a
network of shops"; "retirement meant dropping out of a
whole network of people who had been part of my life";
"tangled in a web of cloth" [syn: {web}]
2: (broadcasting) a communication system consisting of a group
of broadcasting stations that all transmit the same
programs; "the networks compete to broadcast important
sports events"
3: an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at
regular intervals [syn: {net}, {mesh}, {meshing}, {meshwork}]
4: a system of intersecting lines or channels; "a railroad
network"; "a network of canals"
5: (electronics) a system of interconnected electronic
components or circuits [syn: {electronic network}]

network at English (WD) Of Explained:

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English

Pronunciation

* Inter: audio » en-us-network.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /nɛtwɜːk/
  • Inter: a » US Inter: IPA » /nɛtwɝk/

    Etymology

    net + work

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n

  • A fabric or structure of fibrous elements attached to each other at regular intervals.
    1. Any interconnected group or system
    2. : A network of roads crisscrossed the country.
    3. A directory of people maintained for their advancement
    4. : To get a job in todays economy, it is important to have a strong network.''
    5. Inter: broadcastin » g A group of affiliated television stations that broadcast common programs from a parent company.
    6. 2008, Lou Schuler, "Foreward", in Nate Green, Built for Show, page xi
    7. : TV back then was five channels (three networks, PBS, and an independent station that ran I Love Lucy reruns),Inter: .. » .
    8. Inter: computin » g Multiple computers and other devices connected together to share information
    9. : The copy machine is connected to the network so it can now serve as a printer.

      Derived terms

      * Bayesian network

  • economic network
  • social network
  • computer network
  • network subsystem
  • neural network
  • artificial neural network
  • television network
  • network card

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » fabric or structure of fibrous elements
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|ցանց|tr=c’anc’
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|мрежа|f|tr=mréža|sc=Cyrl
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|xarxa|f
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|síť|f
  • Danish: Inter: t- » da|net|n
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|verkko
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|tissus|m
  • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|ქსელი|tr=k'seli|sc=Geor
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|σύμπλεγμα|n|tr=sýmplegma, Inter: t+ » el|πλέγμα|n|tr=plégma
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|rete|f, Inter: t+ » it|reti|f|p

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|編み目|tr=amime
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|мрежа|f|tr=mréža
    • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|rangkaian, Inter: t- » ms|jaringan
    • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|nett|n
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|sieć|f
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|rede|f
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|rețea|f, Inter: t- » ro|rețele|f|p
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|сеть|f|tr=s'et'
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|red|f
    • Swahili: Inter: t+ » sw|mtandao


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » interconnected group or system
    • Arabic: Inter: Arab » شَبَكة (šábaka)
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|ցանց|tr=c’anc’
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|xarxa|f
    • Chinese: 網絡, 网络 (wǎngluò), 網路, 网路 (wǎnglù)
    • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|síť
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|netværk|n
    • Dutch: netwerk
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|verkko
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|réseau|m
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Netzwerk|n
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|δίκτυο|n|tr=díktyo|sc=Grek
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|hálózat
    • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|eangach|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|rete|f
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|ネットワーク|tr=nettowāku, Inter: t+ » ja|網|tr=mō
  • Latin: Inter: t- » la|reticulum|n
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|мрежа|f|tr=mréža
  • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|rangkaian, Inter: t- » ms|jaringan
  • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|nettverk|n
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|sieć|f, Inter: t+ » pl|układ|m
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|rede|f
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|rețea|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|сеть|f|tr=s'et'
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|red|f
  • Swahili: Inter: t+ » sw|mtandao
  • Volapük: Inter: t- » vo|resod

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » directory of people
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|netværk|n
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|netwerk|n
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|verkosto
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|δίκτυο|n|tr=díktyo, Inter: t+ » el|κύκλωμα|n|tr=kýkloma


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|人脈|tr=jinmyaku
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|врски|f|p|tr=v'rski
  • Polish: układy {{p}}
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|связи|f|p|tr=sv'ázi

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » multiple computers and other devices connected together
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|ցանց|tr=c’anc’
    • Bengali: Inter: t- » bn|নেটওয়ার্ক|sc=Beng
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|xarxa|f
    • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|síť|f
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|netværk|n
    • Dutch: meerdere computers en andere apparaten die met elkaar zijn verbonden
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|verkko
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|réseau informatique|m
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Netzwerk|n
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|δίκτυο|tr=díktyo|sc=Grek
    • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|eangach|f
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|rete|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|ネットワーク|tr=nettowāku
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|мрежа|f|tr=mréža
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|sieć|f
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|rede|f
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|rețea computerică|f, Inter: t- » ro|rețea de computere|f, Inter: t- » ro|rețea|f, Inter: t- » ro|rețea de calculatoare
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|сеть|f|tr=s'et'
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|lìonra|m
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|red|f
  • Swahili: Inter: t+ » sw|mtandao
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|nätverk
  • Volapük: Inter: t- » vo|nünömaresod

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » ar: شبكة
    • Inter: ttbc » sh: mreža {{f}} (1,2)
    • Inter: ttbc » cmn: 网状系统 (wang3zhuang4 xi4tong3) Inter: gloss » of roads, veins,网 (wang3) Inter: gloss » TV, radio
    • Inter: ttbc » sh: mreža {{f}} (1,2)
    • Inter: ttbc » de: Netzwerk {{n}}
    • Inter: ttbc » he: רשת {{f}}


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Inter: ttbc » id: network, jaringan
  • Inter: ttbc » no: nettverk
  • Inter: ttbc » pt: rede
  • Inter: ttbc » ro: rețea {{f}}
  • Inter: ttbc » sh:
  • : Cyrillic: мрежа {{f}} (1,2)
  • : Roman: mreža {{f}} (1,2)
  • Inter: ttbc » sv: ett nätverk (1,2)
  • Inter: ttbc » th: เครือข่าย
  • Inter: ttbc » tr: Ağ
  • Inter: ttbc » uk: мережа {{f}}

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Verb

    Inter: en-verb » network|ing
  • Inter: intransitiv » e To interact socially for the purpose of getting connections or personal advancement.
    1. : Many people find it worthwhile to network for jobs and information.
    2. Inter: transitiv » e To connect two or more computers or other computerized devices.
    3. : If we network his machine to the server, he will be able to see all the files.
    4. Inter: transitiv » e To interconnect a group or system.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » interact socially

  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|verkottua, Inter: t- » fi|verkostoitua
  • French: établir un réseau de contacts

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • German: sich vernetzen
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|δικτυώνομαι|tr=diktyónomai|sc=Grek


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » to connect two or more computers or other computerized devices
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|verkottaa
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|vernetzen
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|δικτυώνω|tr=diktyóno|sc=Grek, Inter: t- » el|διασυνδέω|tr=diasyndéo|sc=Grek


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|ネットに接続する|tr=netto ni setsuzoku suru
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|вмрежува|tr=vmréžuva

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » to interconnect a group or system
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|verkottaa
    • French: Inter: t- » fr|mettre en réseau
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|vernetzen


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|δικτυώνω|tr=diktyóno|sc=Grek
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|系統を組む|tr=kētō wo kumu
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|вмрежува|tr=vmréžuva

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » fr: mettre en réseau (1), construire un réseau, diffuser sur l'ensemble du réseau, relier (par le réseau) (1), parcourir


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: am » network
    Translation: cs » network
    Translation: cy » network
    Translation: de » network
    Translation: et » network
    Translation: el » network
    Translation: es » network
    Translation: eo » network
    Translation: fa » network
    Translation: fr » network
    Translation: gl » network
    Translation: ko » network
    Translation: io » network
    Translation: id » network
    Translation: it » network
    Translation: kn » network
    Translation: kk » network
    Translation: sw » network
    Translation: ku » network
    Translation: lo » network
    Translation: lt » network
    Translation: hu » network
    Translation: mg » network
    Translation: ml » network
    Translation: my » network
    Translation: nl » network
    Translation: no » network
    Translation: pl » network
    Translation: pt » network
    Translation: ru » network
    Category: simple:network -
    Translation: fi » network
    Translation: ta » network
    Translation: te » network
    Translation: tr » network
    Translation: vi » network
    Translation: zh » network

    Related words:

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