ALL meanings of adjacency

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  • noun adjacency the quality or state of being adjacent; nearness 3
  • noun adjacency an adjacent thing 3
  • noun Technical meaning of adjacency (networking)   A relationship between two network devices, e.g. routers, which are connected by one media segment so that a packet sent by one can reach the other without going through another network device. The concept of adjacency is important in the exchange of routing information. Adjacent SNA nodes are nodes connected to a given node with no intervening nodes. In DECnet and OSI, adjacent nodes share a common segment (Ethernet, FDDI, Token Ring). 1
  • noun adjacency connection, proximity 1
  • noun plural adjacency Also, adjacence. the state of being adjacent; nearness. 1
  • noun plural adjacency Usually, adjacencies. things, places, etc., that are adjacent. 1
  • noun plural adjacency Radio and Television. a broadcast or announcement immediately preceding or following another. 1
  • noun adjacency (uncountable) The quality of being adjacent, or near enough so as to touch. 1
  • noun adjacency (Countable Noun) A relationship of being adjacent to something. 0
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