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virtual private network
A corporate computer network where data is routed via the internet rather than, or as well as, via more expensive dedicated lines.

There are several ways of implementing a virtual private network (VPN) but the data will usually be encrypted to prevent them from being read as they pass across the public parts of the internet.

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