/proh"teuh kawl', -kol', -kohl'/, n.1. the customs and regulations dealing with diplomatic formality, precedence, and etiquette.2. an original draft, minute, or record from which a document, esp. a treaty, is prepared.3. a supplementary international agreement.4. an agreement between states.5. an annex to a treaty giving data relating to it.6. Med. the plan for carrying out a scientific study or a patient's treatment regimen.7. Computers. a set of rules governing the format of messages that are exchanged between computers.8. Also called protocol statement, protocol sentence, protocol proposition. Philos. a statement reporting an observation or experience in the most fundamental terms without interpretation: sometimes taken as the basis of empirical verification, as of scientific laws.v.i.9. to draft or issue a protocol.[1535-45; earlier protocoll < ML protocollum < LGk protókollon orig., a leaf or tag attached to a rolled papyrus manuscript and containing notes as to contents. See PROTO-, COLLOID]
* * *IIn computer science, a set of rules or procedures for transmitting data between electronic devices, such as computers.In order for computers to exchange information, there must be a preexisting agreement as to how the information will be structured and how each side will send and receive it. Without a protocol, a transmitting computer, for example, could be sending its data in 8-bit packets while the receiving computer might expect the data in 16-bit packets. Protocols are established by international or industrywide organizations. Perhaps the most important computer protocol is OSI (Open Systems Interconnection), a set of guidelines for implementing networking communications between computers. The most important sets of Internet protocols are TCP/IP, HTTP, and FTP.II(as used in expressions)file transfer protocolHyperText Transfer ProtocolInternet Protocol addressProtocol for the Pacific Settlement of International Disputes
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protocol — pro‧to‧col [ˈprəʊtəkɒl ǁ ˈproʊtəkɒːl, kɑːl] noun 1. [countable] COMPUTING an established method for connecting computers so that they can exchange information: • You have to use a different protocol with this new modem. • HTTP is an Internet… … Financial and business terms
Protocol — may also refer to:Standards in information automation: * Communications protocol * Protocol (computing) * Protocol (object oriented programming) * Cryptographic protocolProcedures for human behavior: * Protocol (diplomacy) * Protocol, a.k.a.… … Wikipedia
protocol — PROTOCÓL, protocoale, s.n. 1. Act, document în care sunt consemnate rezoluţiile unei adunări, ale unor dezbateri, ale unei conferinţe internaţionale; document diplomatic cu valoarea unui acord internaţional, care cuprinde hotărârile luate la o… … Dicționar Român
Protocol — Concerning Cooperation in Combating Oil Spills in the Wider Carribean Region ≈ Протокол относительно сотрудничества в борьбе с разливами нефти в Карибском регионе (Картахена, 1983); Protocol Concerning Cooperation in Combating Pollution in Cases… … Большой англо-русский и русско-английский словарь
Protocol — • The formula used at the beginning of public acts drawn up by notaries; also, the compact register in which notaries register these acts; finally, the first draft of these acts Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Protocol … Catholic encyclopedia
protocol — pro·to·col / prō tə ˌkȯl/ n 1: an original draft, minute, or record of a document or transaction 2 a: a preliminary memorandum often formulated and signed by diplomatic negotiators as a basis for a final convention or treaty b: the records or… … Law dictionary
protocol — proto∙col ◙ noun 1. a system of fixed rules and formal behaviour used at official meetings, usually between governments • 礼仪；外交礼节: »a breach of protocol 违反外交礼节 »the protocol of diplomatic visits 外交访问的礼仪 2. (technical 术语) the first or original… … English-Chinese dictionary
protocol — tr[ prəʊtəkɒl] noun 1 protocolo protocol [ pro:t̬ə.kɔl] n : protocolo m protocol n. • acta s.f. • protocolo (Teléfono) s.m … English-spanish dictionary
Protocol — Pro to*col, v. t. To make a protocol of. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
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