- Abbreviation of Thick Ethernet. An Ethernet standard using a coaxial cable which is about one centimeter in diameter, as opposed to ThinNet whose cabling is about 0.5 centimeter in diameter. Also called ThickWire, or 10Base5.
- synonym Thick Ethernet
- synonym ThickWire
- noun a network that can extend long distances, implemented using thick coaxial cable and transceivers to connect branch cables
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