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Wide area networks (Xbkrw)

Definition
Computer networks that span a relatively large geographical area. A WAN typically consists of two or more local area networks (LANs). The largest WAN in existence is the Internet. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Computer networks (Xbkr)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Computer architecture (Xbkrb)
Internetworking (Telecommunication) (Xbkrd)
Computer network protocols (Xbkrf)
Internet (Xbkrj)
Intranet (Xbkrk)
Local area networks (Xbkrm)
Wireless sensor networks (Xbkry)