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Meaning of ROUTER

Pronunciation:  'rawtur

 
Matching Terms:  route, route flapping, routed, routeing, routeing domain, routemarch, router plane

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/roo't*/ A device which forwards packets between networks. The forwarding decision is based on network layer information and routing tables, often constructed by routing protocols.

unix manual page: route(8).

See also bridge, gateway, exterior gateway protocol, interior gateway protocol, flapping router.

 

 

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