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packet environment

See packet network.



packet network

A network that transmits data that have been divided into small chunks (packets). Packet networks do not use circuits dedicated to each application or transmission, as packets making up a single message can travel different routes toward their destination. See packet switching for more details. Contrast with TDM network.



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