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Subnet



noun, Mathematics.
1.
the abstraction, in topology, of a subsequence.

A portion of a network, which may be a physically independent network segment, which shares a network address with other portions of the network and is distinguished by a subnet number. A subnet is to a network what a network is to an internet.

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  • Subnet address

    The subnet portion of an IP address. In a subnetted network, the host portion of an IP address is split into a subnet portion and a host portion using an address mask (the subnet mask).

  • Subnet mask

    address mask



  • Subnet number

    subnet address

  • Subnitrate

    noun, Chemistry. 1. a basic salt of nitric acid.



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