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 for sneakernet
From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  sneakernet
   /snee'ker?net/, n.
  
      Term used (generally with ironic intent) for transfer of electronic
      information by physically carrying tape, disks, or some other media from
      one machine to another. ?Never underestimate the bandwidth of a station
      wagon filled with magtape, or a 747 filled with CD-ROMs.? Also called
      ?Tennis-Net?, ?Armpit-Net?, ?Floppy-Net? or ?Shoenet?; in the 1990s, ?Nike
      network? after a well-known sneaker brand.
  

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

  sneakernet
  foot-net
  
     /snee'ker-net/ Term used (generally with ironic intent) for
     transfer of electronic information by physically carrying
     tape, disks, or other media from one machine to another.
  
     "Never underestimate the bandwidth of a station wagon filled
     with magtape, or a 747 filled with CD-ROMs."
  
     Also called tennis-net, armpit-net, floppy-net, shoe-net,
     walk-net, foot-net.
  
     (2003-07-02)
  

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