What's the meaning of "3D Universal Edge Routers"?

I often see this term on Internet, but I do not understand what it stands for.

Such as "MX240 3D Universal Edge Router", "MX480 3D Universal Edge Router" and so on.

Who can explain it?

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3D Universal Edge Routers is Juniper Network's Series Product name. you can find more info in there.

3D means a physical, you can touch's product, it contrast to virtual product.
Universal means its usage vast, not limit to Juniper product, it can also join up to Cisco, Huawei and so on network products.
Edge means the Internet's edge. if you know networking knowledge you can understand easily.

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