Some articles on external, external ip address, ip address:
... With NAT, all communication sent to external hosts actually contain the external IP address and port information of the NAT device instead of internal host ... When a computer on the private (internal) network sends a packet to the external network, the NAT device replaces the internal IP address in the source field of the packet ... post office box number), and forwards the packet to the external network ...
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