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for protocol stack
From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :
A layered set of protocols which work together to
provide a set of network functions. Each intermediate
protocol layer uses the layer below it to provide a service
to the layer above.
The OSI seven layer model is an attempt to provide a
standard framework within which to describe protocol stacks.
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