Ethernet

[ ee-ther-net ]
/ ˈi θərˌnɛt /

Trademark.

a local-area network protocol featuring a bus topology and a 10 megabit per second data transfer rate.

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Ethernet
/ (ˈiːθəˌnɛt) /

noun

trademark computing a widely used type of local area network
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