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Meaning of HYPERTEXT TRANSFER PROTOCOL

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a protocol (utilizing TCP) to transfer hypertext requests and information between servers and browsers
 
 Synonyms: HTTP
 
 See Also: communications protocol, protocol

 

 

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 Definition: 

(HTTP) The client-server tcp/ip protocol used on the world-wide web for the exchange of html documents. It conventionally uses port 80.

Current version: HTTP 1.1, defined in rfc 2068, as of May 1997.

See also uniform resource locator.

 

 

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