network network  /ˈnɛ ˌtwɜrk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an interconnected system of things or people
  2. (n) (broadcasting) a communication system consisting of a group of broadcasting stations that all transmit the same programs
  3. (n) an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals
  4. (n) a system of intersecting lines or channels
  5. (n) (electronics) a system of interconnected electronic components or circuits
  6. (v) communicate with and within a group

Usage(s):

  1. PTI's guide to setting up a wireless network in your home, plus wi-fi specifics.
  2. To blanket the whole country would require a network of stations estimated to cost between $80,000,000 and $150,000,000.
  3. When the network belatedly went after the youth market in 1974, it managed to alienate a goodly portion of its once loyal older audience.

News

  1. USA Network and Birchbox Partner to Bring the Stylish World of the Hit Original Series “SUITS” to Birchbox’s ...

    USA Network and Birchbox, the company offering consumers a personalized way to discover the best new beauty, grooming and lifestyle products, announced today a new partnership desi
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Capital Access Network Opens New Eco-Friendly Campus

    Capital Access Network, Inc. , the largest and most-experienced small business finance specialist, has moved its current Costa Rica operations center into the most environmentally-friendly building in the city of Lindora.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Network performance vital for user loyalty, says Ericsson ConsumerLab report

    New Ericsson consumer research on smartphone users shows that network performance is key to ensuring subscriber loyalty and low churn Improving user satisfaction with network performance increases operator ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Thomson Reuters ONE via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "After years of war, we have arrived at a critical moment," Petraeus said. "We must demonstrate to the Afghan people — and to the world — that al-Qaida and its network of extremist allies will not be allowed to once again...
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: David Petraeus Source: The Associated Press

  2. Bush said, "In Iraq, we are witnessing the first large-scale Arab uprising against Osama bin Laden, his grim ideology, and his terror network."
    on Mar 19, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Christian Science Monitor

  3. Similarly, on January 20, 2009, his successor Barack Obama said, "Our nation is at war, against a far-reaching network of violence and hatred."
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Eurasia Review

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