Packet may refer to:
- A small container or pouch
- Sachet (package), a small single use container
- Cigarette packet
- Sugar packet
- Ketchup packet
- Plastic bag
- A small stack or pack of paper
- Network packet, a formatted block of data carried by a packet-mode computer network
- Packet radio, a form of amateur radio data communications using the AX25 protocol
- Packet (sea transport), a packet service is a regular scheduled service, carrying valuable freight and first class passengers
- C-82 Packet, a U.S. military transport aircraft
- Packet Newspapers, newspapers with the title including the word "Packet", after a place-name
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... Four main types of packet are used in the transmission and synchronization of CobraNet Beat packets – the conductor outputs a beat packet to all other CobraNet devices on the network at a rate of 750 packets ... and their data transmissions to the beat packet ... The beat packet contains network operating parameters, clock data and transmission permissions for multicast and unicast bundles ...
... IP Multicast is an internet communication method where a single data packet can be transmitted from a sender and replicated to a set of receivers ... such as Ethernet or a satellite link automatically allows the data packet to be received by all the receivers directly attached to the media ... or point-to-multipoint requires the packet to be replicated for each link ...
... The Spartan Packet Radio Experiment (SPRE) was an Amateur Radio communications experiment that flew on the Space Shuttle Endeavor's STS-72 mission as part of NASA's Spartan/OAST-Flyer spacecraft ... intended to test the tracking of satellites via amateur packet radio (Automatic Packet Reporting System), and was designed and built by the Amateur Radio Association at the University of Maryland (W3EAX) ... The operating mode was FM, AFSK 1200 baud packet radio, transmitted at 145.550 MHz ...
... Each meal came in a tinfoil packet covered with olive-drab cloth, with a brown-foil accessory packet ... The accessory packet contained instant coffee (2 packets), cream substitute (1 4-gram packet), sugar (1 6-gram packet), salt (1 packet), Candy-Coated Gum (2 pieces), toilet paper, a ...
Famous quotes containing the word packet:
“There are some circles in America where it seems to be more socially acceptable to carry a hand-gun than a packet of cigarettes.”
—Katharine Whitehorn (b. 1926)
“The captain was a duck
With a packet on his back,
And when the ship began to move
The captain said, Quack! Quack!”
—Mother Goose (fl. 17th18th century. I saw a ship a-sailing (l. 1316)
“we know our end
A packet of worm-seed, a garden of spent tissues.”
—Allen Tate (18991979)