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packet switchingnoun [U]

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the ​process of ​sending large ​amounts of ​information from one ​computer to another by ​sending the ​data in ​separatesmall packets that are ​collected together again when they arrive: With ​packetswitching , the voice ​data is subdivided into ​smallpackets.
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