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What does Wi-Fi stand for?

Wi-Fi stands for [not an acronym] (IEEE 802.11b wireless networking; coined from Wireless Fidelity, a play on High Fidelity)

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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We have 2 other meanings of Wi-Fi in our Acronym Attic

Samples in periodicals archive:

The wireless web access, dubbed Wi-Fi for wireless fidelity, is available at the conference centers in the following W&M buildings: Metro Center, First Stamford Place and MerrittView in Fairfield County, and 711 Westchester Avenue and 500 Mamaroneck Avenue in Westchester County.