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Packet - definitions

Packet - A group of bits (including data and all control signals) transmitted as a whole on a packet-switching network. Usually smaller than a transmission block.

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Packet - A block of data sent over the network transmitting the identities of the sending and receiving stations, error-control information, and message.

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