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  • 1 Packet — radio Le packet radio est une forme de transmission de données numériques utilisée pour créer un lien entre ordinateurs. L utilisation la plus courante du packet radio est faite par les radioamateurs afin de construire des réseaux sans fils d… …

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  • 2 packet — pack‧et [ˈpækt] noun [countable] 1. a small container, usually made of paper, with a set of things in it ; = PACK: • United Biscuits produces 5 billion packets a year. packet of • Supermarkets withdrew thousands of packets of chocolates after… …

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  • 3 Packet — may refer to: * Packet (information technology), a formatted block of data carried by a packet mode computer network * Packet radio, a form of amateur radio data communications using the AX25 protocol * Packet (sea transport), a packet service is …

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  • 4 packet — pack et (p[a^]k [e^]t), n. [F. paquet, dim. fr. LL. paccus, from the same source as E. pack. See {Pack}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A small pack or package; a little bundle or parcel; as, a packet of letters. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Originally, a vessel… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Packet — Pack et, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Packeted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Packeting}.] 1. To make up into a packet or bundle. [1913 Webster] 2. To send in a packet or dispatch vessel. [1913 Webster] Her husband Was packeted to France. Ford. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 6 packet — ► NOUN 1) a paper or cardboard container. 2) Computing a block of data transmitted across a network. 3) (a packet) informal, chiefly Brit. a large sum of money. ► VERB (packeted, packeting) ▪ wrap up in a packet …

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  • 7 packet — [pak′it] n. [MFr paquet, dim. of pacque,PACK1] 1. Obs. a parcel of letters 2. a small package or parcel 3. PACKET BOAT 4. [Brit. Informal] a large amount of money vt. to make up into a packet …

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  • 8 Packet — Pack et, v. i. To ply with a packet or dispatch boat. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 Packet — bezeichnet: Kevin Packet (* 1992), belgischer Fußballspieler Falschschreibung des Wortes Paket, das in der Linux Welt oft als Übersetzung für Software Pakete (packages) angewandt wird. Diese Seite ist eine …

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  • 10 packet — (n.) 1520s, from M.E. pak bundle (see PACK (Cf. pack) (n.)) + dim. suffix et; perhaps modified on Anglo Fr. pacquet (M.Fr. pacquet), which is ultimately a diminutive of M.Du. pak. A packet boat (1640s) originally was one that carried mails …

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  • 11 Packet — (Paquet), 1) kleiner Pack; 2) (Perückenm.), kleines Bündel gehechelte Haare, welche nach der Länge sortirt sind; 3) ein zusammengewickelter Haufen gewaschener u. sortirter Wolle …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 12 Packet — s. Paket …

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  • 13 packet — index assemblage Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 14 Packet —   [dt. Paket], Datenpaket …

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  • 15 packet — n package, pack, *bundle, bunch, bale, parcel …

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  • 16 packet — [n] small, often flat, bundle bag, carton, container, envelope, file, folder, package, parcel, wrapper, wrapping; concept 494 …

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  • 17 packet — [[t]pæ̱kɪt[/t]] packets 1) N COUNT A packet is a small container in which a quantity of something is sold. Packets are either small boxes made of thin cardboard, or bags or envelopes made of paper or plastic. [mainly BRIT] Cook the rice according …

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  • 18 packet */*/ — UK [ˈpækɪt] / US noun [countable] Word forms packet : singular packet plural packets 1) a small parcel or envelope containing a set of similar things packet of: A packet of brochures arrived in the post. a packet of seeds a) British a box, bag,… …

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  • 19 packet — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ empty ▪ cereal, cigarette (cigarette pack in AmE), cornflake, crisp (all BrE) ▪ ketchup, mustard …

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  • 20 packet — pack|et S2 [ˈpækıt] n [Date: 1400 1500; : Anglo French; Origin: pacquet, from pack] 1.) a) BrE a container made of paper, plastic, or ↑cardboard that something is sold in packet of ▪ a packet of envelopes ▪ …

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