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English definition of “network”

network

noun [C]     /ˈnet.wɜːk/ US  /-wɝːk/
B2 a large system consisting of many similar parts that are connected together to allow movement or communication between or along the parts or between the parts and a control centre: a television network a road/rail network a computer network Massive investment is needed to modernize the country's phone network. We could reduce our costs by developing a more efficient distribution network. a network of spies/a spy networkCommunications technology - general words
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