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Anycast Addresses

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Definition(s):

  Addresses that can identify several interfaces on one or more nodes; a packet with an anycast destination address is delivered to one of the interfaces bearing the address, usually the closest one as determined by routing protocols.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-119

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