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A trademark for a LAN protocol.


(Computer Science) trademark computing a widely used type of local area network


(ˈi θərˌnɛt)
Trademark. a local-area network protocol featuring a bus topology and a 10 megabit per second data transfer rate.
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Noun1.Ethernet - a type of network technology for local area networksethernet - a type of network technology for local area networks; coaxial cable carries radio frequency signals between computers at a rate of 10 megabits per second
ethernet cable - any of several types of coaxial cable used in ethernets
LAN, local area network - a local computer network for communication between computers; especially a network connecting computers and word processors and other electronic office equipment to create a communication system between offices


[ˈiːθərnɛt] nEthernet® m
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The NodeRunner Pro UTP Ethernet adapter supports 10BASE-T (unshielded twisted pair) cabling and the NodeRunner Pro Combo Ethernet adapter supports both 10BASE-T and 10BASE2 (thin coaxial) cabling.
The T-Runner II Hub-8 can be daisy chained to other hubs via its 10BASE2 thin coax port or its eighth RJ-45 (10BASE-T) port.