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A peer-to-peer (P2P) network in which interconnectit nodes ("peers") share resoorces amangst each ither withoot the uise o a centralised admeenistrative seestem

Peer-to-peer (Scots: Peer-tae-peer; P2P) computin or networkin is a distributit application airchitectur that pairteetions tasks or wirklaids atween peers. Peers are equally privileged, equipotent pairteecipants in the application. Thay are said tae form a peer-to-peer network o nodes.