wireless application protocol: a protocol for transferring documents, especially Web pages, over a computer network to cellular phones and other handheld wireless devices.
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Origin of WAP
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British Dictionary definitions for wireless application protocol (1 of 2)
wireless application protocol
a global application that enables mobile phone users to access the internet and other information servicesUsually abbreviated to: WAP
British Dictionary definitions for wireless application protocol (2 of 2)
/ (wæp) /
n acronym for
Wireless Application Protocol: a global application that enables mobile phone users to access the internet and other information services
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