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  • M-DNG
  • microcode
  • M-patch bay
  • microcomputer
  • M-PEG
  • microfinishing film
  • m-sequence
  • microinstruction
  • M2M
  • microprocessor
  • MAC
  • microprogram
  • MAC label
  • microwave (mw)
  • machine instruction
  • Mie scattering
  • machine language
  • MIKE
  • machine learning
  • mileage
  • machine word
  • military common emergency frequency
  • machine-independent
  • millimeter wave
  • machine-oriented language
  • MIME
  • machine-readable medium
  • mimicking
  • macrobend
  • minicomputer
  • macrobend loss
  • minimize
  • magic cookie
  • minimum ACL
  • magnetic card
  • minimum bend radius
  • magnetic circuit
  • minimum discernable signal (MDS)
  • magnetic core storage
  • minimum picture interval
  • magnetic disk
  • minimum standards
  • magnetic drum
  • minimum-dispersion slope
  • magnetic remanence
  • minimum-dispersion wavelength
  • magnetic storm
  • minimum-dispersion window
  • magnetic tape
  • minimum-loss window
  • magneto-ionic double refraction
  • minutes-of-use
  • magneto-optic
  • minutes-of-use-kilometers
  • magneto-optic effect
  • MIP
  • mail bombing
  • MIPv6
  • mail exchange record (MX record)
  • mirroring
  • mail exploder
  • MIS
  • mail gateway
  • misalignment loss
  • mail path
  • misdelivered block
  • mail reflector
  • misdelivered frame
  • mail user agent
  • mission bit stream
  • mailbox-type facility
  • mistracking
  • mailing list
  • mixer
  • mailing list server
  • mixing
  • mailserver
  • MJU
  • main beam
  • MLD
  • main distribution frame (MDF)
  • MLP(multilevel precedence) compatibility mode
  • main frame
  • MLPP
  • main lobe
  • MM patch bay
  • main station
  • MMA
  • main storage
  • MMS
  • mainframe
  • MMSC
  • maintainability
  • MN
  • maintenance
  • mobile Earth station
  • maintenance control circuit (MCC)
  • mobile service
  • maintenance hook
  • mobile services switching center (MSC)
  • maintenance key
  • mobile station
  • major lobe
  • mobile station international ISDN number
  • make interval
  • mobile-satellite service
  • malicious applets
  • MoD
  • malicious code
  • modal dispersion
  • malicious logic
  • modal distortion
  • MAN
  • modal distribution
  • man-machine system
  • modal loss
  • managed object
  • modal noise
  • management domain
  • mode
  • management information system (MIS)
  • mode [identification friend or foe]
  • management inhibit
  • mode coupling
  • management system
  • mode field diameter (MFD)
  • managing system
  • mode filter
  • Manchester code
  • mode mixer
  • mandatory access control (MAC)
  • mode of operation
  • mandatory fixed part
  • mode partition noise
  • mandatory variable part
  • mode scrambler
  • mandrel wrapping
  • mode stripper
  • manipulation detection
  • mode volume
  • manipulation detection code (MDC)
  • modem
  • manual remote rekeying
  • modem patch
  • margin
  • moderated conference
  • marine broadcast station
  • moderator
  • marine utility station
  • modification detection
  • maritime air communications
  • modification detection code
  • maritime broadcast communications net
  • Modification of Final Judgment (MFJ)
  • maritime mobile service
  • modified AMI code
  • maritime mobile-satellite service
  • modular
  • maritime radionavigation service
  • modular jack
  • maritime radionavigation-satellite service
  • modulation
  • mark
  • modulation factor
  • mark sequence
  • modulation index
  • marker beacon
  • modulation rate
  • Marking
  • modulation suppression
  • Marking
  • modulator
  • marking bias
  • modulator-demodulator (modem)
  • marking end distortion
  • module
  • marking pulse
  • modulo-2 addition
  • marking signal
  • MOF
  • marquee
  • MOML
  • Martian
  • monitor
  • maser
  • monitor black level
  • mask
  • monitor jack
  • masked threshold
  • monitor key
  • masking
  • monitor window
  • masquerade
  • monitoring
  • masquerading
  • monochromatic
  • master clock
  • monochromator
  • master file (MF)
  • monomode optical fiber
  • master frequency generator
  • Months to Exhaust (MTE)
  • master key
  • more (M) bit
  • master oscillator
  • MOS
  • Master SI Table
  • mosquito noise
  • master station
  • MOST
  • master-slave timing
  • most significant bit
  • mastergroup
  • motion compensation
  • matched junction
  • motion response degradation
  • matching gel
  • motion video
  • material absorption
  • motion-related artifacts
  • material dispersion
  • mouse
  • material dispersion coefficient [M()]
  • MP3
  • material scattering
  • MPEG-1 layer 3
  • matrixing
  • MPILIB (Multiple Precision Integer Library)
  • matte
  • MPLS
  • MAU
  • MPS
  • maximal-ratio combiner
  • MPTS
  • maximum block transfer time
  • MRB
  • maximum calling area
  • MRC-FE
  • maximum disengagement time
  • MRCP
  • maximum justification rate
  • MRF
  • maximum keying frequency
  • MRFC
  • maximum modulating frequency
  • MRFP
  • maximum stuffing rate
  • MS
  • maximum time interval error (MTIE)
  • MSB
  • maximum usable frequency (MUF)
  • MSC
  • maximum user signaling rate
  • MSCML
  • Maxwell's equations
  • MSCP
  • Mbone
  • MSDN
  • MBps
  • MSDP
  • Mbps
  • MSEC
  • MC
  • MSF
  • MCC
  • MSML
  • MCF
  • MSO
  • MCM
  • MSP
  • MCU
  • MSTP
  • MD
  • MTA
  • MD5 (Message Digest Algorithm #5)
  • MTBF
  • MDC
  • MTBO
  • MDF
  • MTD
  • MDU
  • MTF
  • meaconing
  • MTP
  • mean power (of a radio transmitter)
  • MTS
  • mean time between failures (MTBF)
  • MTSO
  • mean time between outages (MTBO)
  • MTSR
  • mean time to repair (MTTR)
  • MTTF
  • mean time to service restoral (MTSR)
  • MTTR
  • measured blocking threshold
  • MTU
  • measured-rate service
  • mu-law (-law)
  • measurement period
  • mu-law (-law) algorithm
  • mechanical splice
  • mudbox
  • mechanically induced modulation
  • MUF
  • mechanically intermateable connectors
  • muldem
  • Mechanism
  • Multi Carrier Toll Free Service
  • Media
  • multi-center exchange
  • media converter
  • multi-class
  • media server
  • multi-class device
  • media stream
  • multi-element dipole antenna
  • mediation
  • multi-homed host
  • mediation function
  • multi-satellite link
  • medium
  • multi-threaded
  • medium access unit (MAU)
  • multiaddress calling
  • medium frequency (MF)
  • multicarrier modulation (MCM)
  • medium interface connector (MIC)
  • multicast
  • medium interface point (MIP)
  • multicast address
  • medium-power talker
  • multicast backbone (Mbone)
  • medium-term bit error rate
  • Multicast Distribute Tree
  • MEF
  • Multicast Host
  • MEGACO
  • Multicast Listener Discovery version 1 (MLD v1)
  • megahertz (MHz)
  • Multicast Listener Discovery version 2 (MLD v2)
  • memory
  • Multicast Route Table
  • memory scavenging
  • multichannel
  • MEN
  • multicoupler
  • menu
  • multidestination mode (MD)
  • MEO
  • multifiber cable
  • MERCAST
  • multifiber cable assembly
  • merchant-ship broadcast system (MERCAST)
  • multifiber joint
  • meridional ray
  • multiframe
  • mesh network
  • multifrequency pulsing
  • mesh topology
  • multifrequency signaling
  • mesochronous
  • multilayer filter
  • message
  • multilevel device
  • message alignment indicator
  • multilevel mode
  • message authentication
  • multilevel modulation
  • message authentication code (MAC)
  • multilevel precedence and preemption (MLPP)
  • message body
  • multilevel secure
  • message broadcast
  • multilevel security (MLS)
  • message center
  • multilink operation
  • message digest
  • multimedia
  • message element
  • multimedia communication system
  • message externals
  • multimode dispersion
  • message feedback
  • multimode distortion
  • message format
  • multimode group delay
  • message frame
  • multimode optical fiber
  • message handling system (MHS)
  • multiparty line
  • message heading
  • multipath
  • message indicator
  • multiple
  • Message Integrity
  • multiple access
  • message part
  • multiple association control function (MACF)
  • message register leads
  • multiple call
  • message service
  • multiple data message format (MDMF)
  • message signal unit (MSU)
  • multiple frequency-shift keying (MFSK)
  • message switching
  • multiple homing
  • message toll service
  • multiple media
  • message transfer agent (MTA)
  • multiple terminal address registration
  • message transfer part (MTP)
  • multiple-spot scanning
  • message type
  • multiplex (MUX)
  • message type code
  • multiplex aggregate bit rate
  • message unit
  • multiplex baseband
  • message word
  • multiplex hierarchy
  • messaging service
  • multiplex link encryption
  • meta
  • multiplexer (MUX)
  • meta certificate
  • multiplexer/demultiplexer (muldem)
  • meta name
  • multiplexing (MUXing)
  • meta-signaling VCs (vacant codes)
  • multiplexing equipment
  • metallic circuit
  • multipoint
  • metallic member
  • multipoint access
  • metallic test access unit (MTAU)
  • multipoint circuit
  • metallic voltage
  • multipoint configuration
  • meteor burst communications
  • multipoint connection
  • meteorological aids service
  • multipoint control unit (MCU)
  • meteorological-satellite service
  • multipoint distribution service: (MDS) 1.
  • metric system
  • multipoint grounding system
  • metropolitan area network (MAN)
  • multipoint link
  • metropolitan service area
  • multiport repeater
  • MF
  • multiprocessing
  • MFD
  • multiprocessor
  • MFJ
  • multiprogramming
  • MFSK
  • multipulse test signal
  • MGCP
  • multipurpose Internet mail extension
  • MGW
  • multistreaming technology
  • MGWF
  • multitasking
  • MHP
  • Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI)
  • MHS
  • mutual suspicion
  • MHz
  • mutual synchronization
  • MIB
  • mutually synchronized network
  • MIC
  • MUX
  • micro-mainframe link
  • MVNO
  • microbend
  • mw
  • microbend loss
  • MWS
  • microbending
  • mx record
  • microcircuit
  • MZAP


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