Definitions for "packet"
A small pack or package; a little bundle or parcel; as, a packet of letters.
To make up into a packet or bundle.
Data, including information such as source and destination addresses formatted for transmission.
Originally, a vessel employed by government to convey dispatches or mails; hence, a vessel employed in conveying dispatches, mails, passengers, and goods, and having fixed days of sailing; a mail boat.
To send in a packet or dispatch vessel.
To ply with a packet or dispatch boat.
A pre-sorted selection of all-different stamps, a common and economical way to begin a general collection.
a sorted grouping of different stamps
A presorted unit of all different stamps. One of the most common and economical ways to begin a collection.
Small, fast ship for sending despatches and orders.
All items for mailing are categorised into one of four categories: Letter/Postcard, Large Envelope, Packet and Parcel. The Packet category caters for smaller three dimensional items like boxes, tubes and envelopes under 2kg in weight. Additional dimensional information is available in the 'What are you sending' section.
a way to send information electronically that keeps out errors
To dream of seeing a packet coming in, foretells that some pleasant recreation is in store for you. To see one going out, you will experience slight losses and disappointments.
Keywords:  berners, tim, lee, click, definition
CLICK HERE for definition definition of packet defined Tim Berners-Lee's definition of packet
Keywords:  ttree, entries, directory, begin, event
an event range (begin entry and number of entries) or object range (first object and number of objects) in a TTree (entries) or a directory (objects) in a file
Keywords:  qwk, extension, host, mail, system
A mail packet (with a .QWK extension) from a host system
Keywords:  pstn, tea, patch, layer, loose
a three-layer bag designed specifically for loose tea
Patch Cable Patch Panel Physical Layer PSTN POP
Keywords:  pda, decoder, encode, digital, sequence
PDA [Personal Digital Assistant] Program
A sequence of bits is used to encode one of a set of instructions that the Digital Decoder operates upon.
(computer science) a message or message fragment
a brief computer message of perhaps a few thousand bits (up to a thousand or so characters)
a part of a message that has been broken up
a contiguous block of one or more elements, with no padding between the elements
Personal Identification Number (PIN) Posterior Probability
Keywords:  portable, penetration
Penetration PORTABLE
a consistent gathering of products that has to respect certain characteristics whenever ordered (a minimum number or items for each product o groups of products, a minimum global number of items, etc
a commercially prepared box, bag or container (especially of food) which is sold in a shop
a logical entity that can contain Documents, N/C Files and Controls what actions can be performed on these entities
a self contained part of the stream
Keywords:  excellent, tool, educational
an excellent educational tool
a physical thing, appearing on an Ethernet or some wire
Keywords:  deck, quantity, deal, cut, table
A small quantity of playing cards. You can cut a packet of cards from the deck or deal cards into a packet on the table.
a type of learning object in Educator that enables the course designer to form topic-specific groupings of learning objects
Keywords:  filter
Keywords:  affairs, space, time
a state of affairs in space and time
Keywords:  guide, net, administrator, book, search
(Net8 Administrator's Guide; search in this book)
Keywords:  pile, cards
a pile (q.v.) of cards.
a collection of things wrapped or boxed together
Keywords:  portion
A portion of the pack.
Keywords:  radio, general, term
General term for packet radio using AX.25.
The collection of files and information needed to install a software program.
a piece of the file transfer process, or transaction