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wanner, comparative; wannest, superlative;
  1. (of a person's complexion or appearance) Pale and giving the impression of illness or exhaustion
    • - she was looking wan and bleary-eyed
  2. (of light) Pale; weak
    • - the wan dawn light
  3. (of a smile) Weak; strained

  4. (of the sea) Without luster; dark and gloomy

  1. wide area network: a computer network that spans a wider area than does a local area network
  2. become pale and sickly
  3. pale: (of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble; "the pale light of a half moon"; "a pale sun"; "the late afternoon light coming through the el tracks fell in pale oblongs on the street"; "a pallid sky"; "the pale (or wan) stars"; "the wan light of dawn"
  4. pale: abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress; "the pallid face of the invalid"; "her wan face suddenly flushed"
  5. lacking vitality as from weariness or illness or unhappiness; "a wan smile"
  6. (wanness) lividness: unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress)
  7. Wan is a village in the Sialkot District in the Punjab province of Pakistan, situated between Daska, Sambrial and Wazirabad.
  8. (Wanness) Pallor is a reduced amount of oxyhemoglobin in skin or mucous membrane, a pale color which can be caused by illness, emotional shock or stress, stimulant use, lack of exposure to sunlight, anemia or genetics. It is more evident on the face and palms. ...
  9. WANS (1280 AM) is a talk radio station located in Anderson, South Carolina. The station is licensed by the FCC to broadcast with 5 kW. during the daytime and 1 kW. directional at night.
  10. Pale, sickly-looking; Dim, faint; Bland, uninterested
  11. (wanness) the state of being wan; pallor
  12. (WANs) operate at OSI Layer 1 and Layer 2, specifically the Physical Layer and the Data Link Layer. To review, OSI Layer 1 describes how to provide electrical, mechanical and operational connections, while Layer 2 defines how data is encapsulated for transmission to a remote location and the ...
  13. A network of computers and other data devices that spans a much larger geographic area than a LAN or VLAN.
  14. (Wide Area Network) -- Any internet or network that covers an area larger than a single building or campus.
  15. Like a LAN, except that parts of a WAN are geographically dispersed, possible in different cities or even on different continents. Public carriers like the telephone company are included in most WANs; a very large one might have its own satellite stations or microwave towers.
  16. (Wide Area Network) - A network connecting computers within very large areas, such as states, countries, and the world.
  17. Computers connected together in a wide network, larger than a LAN, usually connected via phone lines. See also LAN.
  18. A network spanning hundreds or thousands of miles.
  19. They are normally operated either by the telephone company or by private companies that offer leased lines, switched lines or packet lines.
  20. (wide area network) is a computer network that shares servers in multiple locations such as different offices of a large company. Usually WAN is connected through public networks such as the telephone system. The largest WAN in existence is the Internet.
  21. Wide Area Network. A data network typically extending a LAN outside a building or beyond a campus, over IXC or LEC lines to link other LAN's at remote sites. Typically created by using bridges or routers to connect geographically separated LANs.
  22. A computer network that spans a long distance and uses specialized computers to connect smaller networks.
  23. (Wide Area Network) A geographically disperse network that encompasses routers and other devices over a large area and can route that data to the proper endpoint.
  24. Wide Area Network (WAN) is a computer network that covers a broad area (i.e., any network whose communications links cross metropolitan, regional, or national boundaries). ...
  25. Wide Area Network:  A type of computer network that covers a larger geographical area between two cities, two countries or two continents.