Terminal (telecommunication)

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For computer terminal, see computer terminal. For other types of termination nodes, see Terminal (disambiguation).
Network terminal nodes are at the edges of the network

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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