- Abbreviation of Wireless fidelity. A device or network which is compatible with, or adheres to, IEEE 802.11 wireless standards and specifications. Utilized, for instance, to help ensure compatibility between products from different manufacturers utilized in the same wireless network.
- synonymWireless Fidelity
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- a certification trademark which assures that wireless Local Area Network products are compatible and can operate without interfering with each other
- noun technology in newer computers, mostly laptops, that allows them to connect to a wireless local area network or Internet connection.