access point

ac·cess point
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ak-ses point]
    • /ˈæk sɛs pɔɪnt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ak-ses point]
    • /ˈæk sɛs pɔɪnt/

Definitions of access point words

  • noun access point the hub that links wireless devices to a network or to the internet 3
  • noun access point a code, term, or the like through which an entry in a bibliographic record may be found. 1
  • noun Technical meaning of access point (networking)   (AP) Any device that acts as a communication hub to allow users of a wireless network to connect to a wired LAN. APs are important for providing heightened wireless security and for extending the physical range of service a wireless user has access to. 1
  • noun access point (networking) A device, such as a WLAN or Internet modem, that permits wireless devices to connect to a network. 0

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access point popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 27% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 65% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

access point usage trend in Literature

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