Wide Area Network - as opposed to LAN (local area network) and MAN (metropolitan area network).
Wide Area Network
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(NETWORK GLOSSARY) Wide area network. A network spanning a wide geographic area.Found on http://www.instrument-net.co.uk/newworkglossary.html
(Wide Area Network) -- Computer network serving a wide geographic area.
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[ Anglo-Saxon wann
, dark, lurid, livid, perhaps originally, worn out by toil, from winnan
to labor, strive. See Win
.] Having a pale or sickly hue; languid of look; pale; pallid. 'Sad to view, his visage pale and wan
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Wan intransitive verb
To grow wan; to become pale or sickly in looks. 'All his visage wanned
« And ever he mutter'd and madden'd, and ever wann'd
with despair.» Tennyson. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/5
The quality of being wan; wanness. [ R.] « Tinged with wan
from lack of sleep.» Tennyson. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/5
. Won. Chaucer. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/5
Any internet or network that covers an area larger than a single building or campus.Found on http://www.matisse.net/files/glossary.html
It stands for Wide Area Network and it basically is a linked network of LAN's. The Internet can be considered to be the largest WAN there has ever been.
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OneFound on http://www.glasgowvant.com/glaswegian-dictionary-terms-and-phrases/
Scottish, meaning: The singular; one.
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see Wide Area Network
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Signifies a question when used at the start of a phrase, can also be used directly before a word to form a question.Found on http://whfb.lexicanum.com/wiki/Khazalid_lexicon
Wide Area Network
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Wide Area NetworkFound on http://www.translationdirectory.com/glossaries/glossary287.php
Wide Area Network - Take two local area networks, hook them together, and you've got a WAN. Wide area networks can be made up of interconnected smaller networks spread throughout a building, a state, or the entire globe.Found on http://www.majorgeeks.com/glossary.php?id=23
Wide Area Network is a network extending beyond the customers` premises to link a number of sites.
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Wide Area Network is larger than a MAN and may be an enterprise network or a global network.Found on http://www.comptechdoc.org/independent/networking/cert/netterms.html
Wide Area Network, details ...Found on http://www.cryer.co.uk/glossary/w/index.htm
Wide Area Network.
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Wide Area Network. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20108
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