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Glossary

Distributor
A Protocol or Builder utilizing Entangle
Controller
The Controller is located on Entangle Blockchain. It is responsible for processing and verifying data delivered by Transmitters.
Circuits
Smart Contracts located on various blockchains serving as communication nodes between Blockchains. They may receive and send input from/to other Smart Contracts.
Agent
An off-chain machine collecting and aggregating information.
Transmitter
A type of Agent responsible for sending data to the Controller on Entangle Blockchain.
Conductor
A type of Agent responsible for sending data from Entangle Blockchain to Circuits.
Observer
A type of Agent responsible for confirming successful operations of Transmitters.
Validator
An off-chain machine supporting the liveness and security of Entangle Blockchain
Delegator
A wallet which has delegated $NGL Tokens (voting power) to a Validator
Voting Power
The extent of a Validators influence during creation of new blocks
Block Confirmation Time
The time it takes for a block (and associated transactions) to be fully committed and live.
LSD
Liquid Staking Derivative - a liquid representation of a staked token, for example stETH or Liquid Vaults.
Blockchain
A distributed public ledger shared among a set of computer nodes.
Cross-Chain Interoperability
A feature that enables protocols across different blockchain networks to communicate with each other
Off-Chain Data
Data from the "real world", such as weather conditions or stock market prices, which is not originally part of a blockchain network
On-Chain Data
Data originating from a blockchain network, usually obtained through remote procedure calls (RPC) via a server.
Oracle
An entity that connects smart contracts to data outside of their blockchain network

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