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The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018):

Metropolitan Area Network MAN (MAN) A data network intended to serve an area the size of a large city. Such networks are being implemented by innovative techniques, such as running optical fibre through subway tunnels. A popular example of a MAN is SMDS. See also Local Area Network, Wide Area Network. (1994-11-22)