wireless fidelity

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Related to wireless fidelity: WiMAX
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Noun1.wireless fidelity - a local area network that uses high frequency radio signals to transmit and receive data over distances of a few hundred feet; uses ethernet protocol
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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5) base stations wireless fidelity (WiFi) (1 Rollo)
11 Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi), plus wireline connectivity over the Public Telephone Network (PTN), in-building Private Branch Exchange (PBX) systems, or a Local Area Network (LAN).
The wireless web access, dubbed Wi-Fi for wireless fidelity, is available at the conference centers in the following W&M buildings: Metro Center, First Stamford Place and MerrittView in Fairfield County, and 711 Westchester Avenue and 500 Mamaroneck Avenue in Westchester County.
The technology, Wireless Fidelity or Networking (WiFi) enables patrons to connect to the Internet while visiting the cafe without the hassle of hardwires.
Chalk it up to a new form of radio transmission, called wireless fidelity, or Wi-Fi.

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