(LER) A device that sits at the edge of an MPLS domain, that uses routing information to assign labels to datagrams and then forwards them into the MPLS domain.
[ley-buh l] /ˈleɪ bəl/ noun 1. a slip of paper, cloth, or other material, marked or inscribed, for attachment to something to indicate its manufacturer, nature, ownership, destination, etc. 2. a short word or phrase descriptive of a person, group, intellectual movement, etc. 3. a word or phrase indicating that what follows belongs in a […]
- Label forwarding information base
networking (LFIB) A label switching scheme used in MultiProtocol Label Switching (MPLS). [Details?] (2007-06-25)
[luh-bel-uh m] /ləˈbɛl əm/ noun, plural labella [luh-bel-uh] /ləˈbɛl ə/ (Show IPA). Botany. 1. the petal of an orchid that differs more or less markedly from the other petals, often forming the most conspicuous part; the lip. /ləˈbɛləm/ noun (pl) -la (-lə) 1. the part of the corolla of certain plants, esp orchids, that forms […]