Network may refer to any interconnected group or system. More specifically, a network is any method of sharing information between two systems (human or mechanical).


  • (broadcasting) A communication system consisting of a group of broadcasting stations that all transmit the same programs; Ex. "the networks compete to broadcast important sports events";
  • A system of intersecting lines or channels;
  • Computer network, a network of computers;
    • Computer networking, the scientific and engineering discipline concerned with this kind of network;
  • Electrical network, a network of electrical components;
  • Telecommunications network, a network of telecommunications links
  • Energy transmission and distribution networks;
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