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Describe CSMA/CA or Carrier Sense Multiple Access with Collision Avoidance.

Carrier Sense Multiple Access with Collision Avoidance (CSMA/CA):

This is a wireless network multiple access method defined by IEEE 802.11 standard. CSMA/CA is a modification to CSMA/CD. Collision detection as in CSMA/CD is not applicable for several reason, one reason is Hidden Terminal Problem.