internetwork

[ in-ter-net-wurk ]
/ ˌɪn tərˈnɛtˌwɜrk /

noun Digital Technology.

two or more computer networks connected by routers, bridges, etc.: The internet is the largest internetwork.

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Origin of internetwork

First recorded in 1890–95; inter- + network, loan translation of German Zwischennetz originally for an earlier botanical sense “interconnected network”
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