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net·work

network

 
 
pronunciation:
net wuhrk
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a system of people or things that are connected.
He has a network of friends whom he has known since he was young.
synonyms:
system
similar words:
association, league, order
definition 2: a group of radio or television stations, or a company that controls such a group.
Some television networks in the United States are ABC, CBS, and NBC.This network owns several television stations.
similar words:
company, corporation
definition 3: a system of computers that are connected to other computers.
The Internet is the largest computer network in the world.
 
similar words:
circuit, system
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