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LAN


LAN  (ln)
n.
A system that links together electronic office equipment, such as computers and word processors, and forms a network within an office or building.

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LAN
abbreviation for
(Electronics & Computer Science / Computer Science) local area network

LAN  (ln)
Short for local area network. A network that links together computers and peripheral equipment within a limited area, such as a building or a group of buildings. The computers in an LAN have independent central processing units, but they are able to exchange data with each other and to share resources such as printers. See also client/server networkpeer-to-peer network
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