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- (computing) acronym for "Local Area Network", as contrasted with a WAN, or Wide Area Network. An interconnection of computers that are in relatively close proximity to each other, such as within a building.
- A LAN connects all of the computers in our office.
- (computing) A network on which all devices communicate using OSI model device layer addressing; (Internet) A network on which all communication is delivered by way of MAC address. A network which is not routed.
- (communication by way of MAC address) This is the technically correct sense of the term in an internetworking context.
- (Internet) ARP
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