To transmit live or on-demand audio or video content while users listen or watch. This was the original meaning of the term; however, it has evolved to become a synonym for "transmit" and is used to refer to transmitting wired or wireless from any source to a destination. See streaming
The continuous flow of data from one place to another.
Any contiguous group of bytes or chunk/block of data.
The I/O management in the C programming language. A stream is a channel through which data flows to/from a disk, keyboard, printer, etc.
The data part of a Structured Storage file. See Structured Storage