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wrapping
In a network using dual counter-rotating yyring architecture, reconfiguration to circumvent a failed link or node. 2. In open systems architecture, the use of a network to connect two other networks, thus providing an increased interaction capability between the two connected networks. Note: Recurring application of wrapping usually results in a hierarchical structure. [From Weik '89]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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