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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


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The launch of 'Powerline' AV Ethernet Adapter Kit (XAVB101) and HD Plus Ethernet Adapter Kit (HDXB111) is in line with the Netgear's aims to leverage the expected rise in demand for smart networking technologies amid the construction boom in Qatar, said a top official.
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Chip maker Intel Corp has announced the immediate availability of its Intel PRO/10GbE SR Server Adapter, a new 10GB/s Ethernet adapter that is designed for use with standard servers.
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