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Definition of Communications system

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apparatus which allows communication and information transfer between two different agents which are connected to the system
Communications system Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Dictionary of Military Terms
Communications networks and information services that enable joint and multinational warfighting capabilities. See also command and control. (JP 6-0)
  
Source: U.S. Department of Defense, Joint Doctrine Division. ( About )
Communications system Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Telecommunication Standard Terms
A collection of individual communications networks, transmission systems, relay stations, tributary stations, and data terminal equipment (DTE) usually capable of interconnection and interoperation to form an integrated whole. (188 ) Note: The components of a communications system serve a common purpose, are technically compatible, use common procedures, respond to controls, and operate in unison.
Communications system Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
In telecommunication, a communications system is a collection of individual communications networks, transmission systems, relay stations, tributary stations, and data terminal equipment (DTE) usually capable of interconnection and interoperation to form an integrated whole. The components of a communications system serve a common purpose, are technically compatible, use common procedures, respond to controls, and operate in union. Telecommunications is a method of communication (e.g., for sports broadcasting, mass media, journalism, etc.). A communications subsystem is a functional unit or operational assembly that is smaller than the larger assembly under consideration...

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