FTP

FTP

noun
1.
File Transfer Protocol: a software protocol for exchanging information between computers over a network.
2.
any program that implements this protocol.
verb (used with object), FTPed, FTPing.
3.
(often lowercase) to send (files) to or receive (files) from a remote computer via FTP.
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FTP or ftp
 
n
1.  file transfer protocol; the standard protocol used to transfer files across the internet, or a similar network, between computer systems
2.  the program implementing this
 
vb
3.  (tr) to transfer (a file) in this way
 
ftp or ftp
 
n
 
vb

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FTP  [%PREMIUM_LINK%]     (ěf'tē-pē')  Pronunciation Key 
Short for File Transfer Protocol. A communications protocol governing the transfer of files between computers over a network. Compare HTTP, SMTP.

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FTP
File Transfer Protocol
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