n. (often attrib.) the simultaneous connection to a computer of a number of terminals.

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multi-accˈess adjective (computing)
Denoting a system which allows several users to have apparently simultaneous access to a computer
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ˌmulti-ˈaccess 7 [multi-access] adjective (computing)
allowing several people to use the same system at the same time

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