Definition of "Sidechain"
- A blockchain that branches off a main blockchain and checks in periodically with the main blockchain. Besides these occasional check-ins it runs independently from the main chain, and any security compromises in the sidechain will not affect the main chain.
Example of "Sidechain"
Articles Related to "Sidechain"
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