ALL meanings of access point

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  • noun access point the hub that links wireless devices to a network or to the internet 3
  • noun Definition of access point in Technology (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 a code, term, or the like through which an entry in a bibliographic record may be found. 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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