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

  connectionless protocol
      The data communication method in which communication
     occurs between hosts with no previous setup.  Packets sent
     between two hosts may take different routes.
     UDP is a connectionless protocol.  Also called packet
     switching.  Contrast circuit switching, connection-oriented.

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