Mobile Ad Hoc Networking Terminology

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Author Charles Perkins 
Last updated 1998-11-18
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This document presents conventional definitions for many terms to be used during the discussion of various algorithms for enabling ad hoc networks of mobile computers, particularly over wireless media.


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