wired equivalent privacy

noun

computing a security protocol for wireless LANs, intended to provide a level of privacy comparable to that within a wired network

Nearby words

  1. wire-stitch,
  2. wire-transfer,
  3. wire-wound resistor,
  4. wire-wove,
  5. wired,
  6. wiredraw,
  7. wiredrawer,
  8. wiredrawn,
  9. wireframe,
  10. wirehair

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