Associations to the word «Network»

Pictures for the word «Network»


NETWORK, noun. A fabric or structure of fibrous elements attached to each other at regular intervals.
NETWORK, noun. Any interconnected group or system
NETWORK, noun. A directory of people maintained for their advancement
NETWORK, noun. (broadcasting) A group of affiliated television stations that broadcast common programs from a parent company.
NETWORK, noun. (computing) Multiple computers and other devices connected together to share information
NETWORK, verb. (intransitive) To interact socially for the purpose of getting connections or personal advancement.
NETWORK, verb. (transitive) To connect two or more computers or other computerized devices.
NETWORK, verb. (transitive) To interconnect a group or system.
NETWORK CARD, noun. A card that allows a computer to be connected to a network.
NETWORK EFFECT, noun. (economics) The higher growth rate of businesses with higher market share in those segments of economy in which the value of a product or a service depends on the number of existing users of the product or a service, as is the case with telephone networks.
NETWORK EFFECTS, noun. Plural of network effect
NETWORK EXTERNALITIES, noun. Plural of network externality
NETWORK EXTERNALITY, noun. (economics) An externality arising from network effects.
NETWORK INTERFACE CARD, noun. A computer hardware component designed to allow computers to communicate over a computer network.
NETWORK INTERFACE CARDS, noun. Plural of network interface card
NETWORK MOTIF, noun. A recurrent and statistically significant subgraph or pattern within any kind of network.
NETWORK NEUTRALITY, noun. A principle proposed for user-access networks participating in the Internet that advocates no restrictions by ISPs or government on the content, sites, platforms, equipment, and modes of communication over the network.
NETWORK PRINTER, noun. (computing) A printer that receives its print jobs via a print server, as opposed to processing print jobs directly.
NETWORK SUBSYSTEM, noun. (telecommunications) The central subsystem of a particular mobile phone operating company in a GSM network.
NETWORK SUBSYSTEMS, noun. Plural of network subsystem
NETWORK TOPOLOGIES, noun. Plural of network topology
NETWORK TOPOLOGY, noun. (computing) The physical arrangement of a network; the way in which cables are arranged in order to connect computers in a network.

Dictionary definition

NETWORK, noun. An interconnected system of things or people; "he owned a network of shops"; "retirement meant dropping out of a whole network of people who had been part of my life"; "tangled in a web of cloth".
NETWORK, noun. (broadcasting) a communication system consisting of a group of broadcasting stations that all transmit the same programs; "the networks compete to broadcast important sports events".
NETWORK, noun. An open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals.
NETWORK, noun. A system of intersecting lines or channels; "a railroad network"; "a network of canals".
NETWORK, noun. (electronics) a system of interconnected electronic components or circuits.
NETWORK, verb. Communicate with and within a group; "You have to network if you want to get a good job".

Wise words

Words are but symbols for the relations of things to one another and to us; nowhere do they touch upon absolute truth.
Friedrich Nietzsche