Meaning of “LAN” in the English Dictionary


"LAN" in Business English

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LANnoun [ C ]

uk /læn, ˌeleɪˈen/ us

IT abbreviation for local area network: a system for connecting the computers of people who live near each other or work in the same building:

The computers keep everything talking to everything else over the wireless LAN network.

(Definition of “LAN” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)