LAN

noun
\ ˈlan How to pronounce LAN (audio) , ˌel-(ˌ)ā-ˈen How to pronounce LAN (audio) \

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1981, in the meaning defined above

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“LAN.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/LAN. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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