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Definition of Communications terminal

Communications terminal Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
DOD Dictionary of Military Terms
Terminus of a communications circuit at which data can be either entered or received; located with the originator or ultimate addressee. Also called CT.
Source: U.S. Department of Defense, Joint Doctrine Division. ( About )
Communications terminal Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
In the context of telecommunications, a terminal is a device which ends a telecommunications link and is the point at which a signal enters and/or leaves a network. Examples of equipment containing network terminations are telephones, fax machines, computer terminals and network devices, printers and workstations.

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