Packet

A quantity of data used as the basis for multiplexing, for example in accordance with CCSDS.
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Packet

A bundle of data transmitted across a network. It contains the source address (where the packet has come from) the destination address (where it's going to) a packet identifier (what sort of packet it is) and the data being sent.
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packet

[n] - (computer science) a message or message fragment 2. [n] - a small package or bundle
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Packet

(NETWORK GLOSSARY) A logical grouping of information that includes a header and (usually) user data.
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Packet

In the context of teletext, a group of associated bytes transmitted within one TV line period. Packets with address 0-24 correspond to displayed text tows. (See also Extension Packets).
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Packet

A unit of information, comprising a group of bits including data and control elements, which is switched and transmitted as a composite.
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Packet

Pack'et noun [ French paquet , dim. from Late Latin paccus , from the same source as English pack . See Pack .] 1. A small pack or package; a little bundle or parcel; as, a packet of letters. Shak. 2. Originally, a vessel employed by governm
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Packet

Pack'et transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Packeted ; present participle & verbal noun Packeting .] 1. To make up into a packet or bundle. 2. To send in a packet or dispatch vessel. « Her husband Was
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Packet

Pack'et intransitive verb To ply with a packet or dispatch boat.
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packet

noun a small package or bundle
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packet

noun (computer science) a message or message fragment
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Packet

• (n.) Originally, a vessel employed by government to convey dispatches or mails; hence, a vessel employed in conveying dispatches, mails, passengers, and goods, and having fixed days of sailing; a mail boat. • (v. t.) To send in a packet or dispatch vessel. • (v. i.) To ply with a packet or dispatch boat. • (v. t.) To make up i
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Packet

A packet was a small sailing ship for the conveyance of mail between countries. Prior to 1838 British packets were owned and operated by the Post Office department of the government. However, in 1838 the British government recognising that steamships were taking over from sailing ships, and reluctant to buy new steamships for the conveyance of mail
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Packet

When data is ready to be transmitted it is divided into pieces called packets. These packets contain information about which computer sent the data and where the data is going.
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PACKET

A small number of cards.
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Packet

Packet is slang for the male genitals.
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Packet

Packet is slang for the male genitals.
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packet

  1. a collection of things wrapped or boxed together
  2. (computer science) a message or message fragment
  3. a small package or bundle
  4. a boat for carrying mail

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packet

a sequence of digital data representing a message or part of a message together with service digits including an address, organized to suit the transmission process and transmitted as a whole
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Packet

In the sense of communications, a packet is a structured group of binary digits in a prearranged sequence containing synchronism, address, control an error-checking data. Specialised synonym for a 'block' of data in CCITT Packet Data Network standards.
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Packet

In card games a packet refers to a collection of cards that is less than a full deck.
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Packet

A unit of data formatted to transmit through a network. A packet is sent from a source to a destinat
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