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Meaning of CLIENT

Pronunciation:  'klIunt

 
Matching Terms:  cliency, client to client protocol, client/server, clientage, cliental, client-centered therapy, cliented, clientelage, clientele, client-server, client-server model, clientship

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A computer system or process that requests a service of another computer system or process (a "server") using some kind of protocol and accepts the server's responses. A client is part of a client-server software architecture.

For example, a workstation requesting the contents of a file from a file server is a client of the file server.

 

 

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