modem

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modem

a device used to connect a COMPUTER to the public telephone network to enable the computer to transmit or receive information from other computers sited some distance away.
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DATA LINK PROTOCOLS. A data link protocol D = ([A.sup.t], [A.sup.r]) is a crashing protocol for a graph G = (V, E) where V = {t, r} and E = {(t, r), (r, t)).