Meaning of NODE in English

1. In network topology , a terminal of any branch of a network or an interconnection common to two or more branches of a network. ( 188 ) Synonyms junction point, nodal point. 2. In a switched network , one of the switches forming the network backbone . Note: A node may also include patching and control facilities. ( 188 ) 3. A technical control facility (TCF). ( 188 ) 4. A point in a standing or stationary wave at which the amplitude is a minimum. ( 188 ) In this sense, synonym null .

Telecommunication standard terms English vocab.      Английский словарь стандартных телекоммуникационных терминов.