client

  1. a person who seeks the advice of a lawyer
  2. someone who pays for goods or services
  3. (computer science) any computer that is hooked up to a computer network

client

When two computers are connected, the client makes use of data management services on the other, known as the server. When viewing Web pages, the Web browser that runs on a machine is the client. Also see 'workstation'.

client

The states in a Roman province that had their own rulers, but were governed by Rome.

Client

Any computer or program connected tom or requesting services of, another computer of program.

Client

As part of a computer network, where a server is employed, this is the customer or non-server side. When you log onto a server, from another computer, the word "Client" refers to you, your computer or your software.
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client

[n] - a person who seeks the advice of a lawyer
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Client

A computer or an application that calls on a server's services.
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Client

Under CDM is the person for whom work is carried out whether in-house or through contractors.
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Client

(NETWORK GLOSSARY) A node or software program (front end device) that requests services from a server.
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Client

A software program that is used to contact and obtain data from a server software program on another computer, often across a great distance. Each client program is designed to work with one or more specific kinds of server programs, and each server requires a specific kind of client. A Web browser is a specific kind of client.
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Client

a program on a computer attached to the Internet which is used to access certain services, e.g. a Web client is a program by which you can access the Worldwide Web - the term client refers to the idea that the program provides an easy-to-use access to another more basic program a computer receiving information from a server is also referred to as a...
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Client

A program (or software) used to interact with a Server. A Web browser is a specific kind of client.
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Client

The one by whom a broker is employed (the principal) and who will compensate the broker.
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Client

Cli'ent noun [ Latin cliens , -emtis , for cluens , one who hears (in relation to his protector), a client, from Latin cluere to be named or called; akin to Greek ... to hear, Sanskrit çry , and English loud : confer French client . See Loud ....
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client

noun a person who seeks the advice of a lawyer
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client

(kli´ent) the term most often used as a synonym for a patient who receives health care in an ambulatory care setting, especially when health maintenance rather than illness care is the primary service provided. Sometimes this term is preferred to denote a collaborative relationship rather than a hierarchical one.
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Client

• (n.) A dependent; one under the protection of another. • (n.) A citizen who put himself under the protection of a man of distinction and influence, who was called his patron. • (n.) One who consults a legal adviser, or submits his cause to his management.
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client

(from the article `computer science`) The client-server architecture has become important in designing systems that reside on a network. In a client-server system, one or more clients ... ...retrieval. In a wide-area information service, a number of which began operating at the beginning of the 1990s on the Internet computer network, a ...
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client

client 1. Someone or an organization taking advice from an attorney, accountant, or other professional person. 2. A person or organization to whom goods or services are provided and sold. 3. A user of the services offered by a social services agency. 4. A or entity dependent on the protection or patronage of someone else or an entity. 5. A comp...
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Client

The ad agency's term for the advertisers it represents.
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CLIENT

A node in relation to an edge when the node referred to as the client is directing the information exchange. Also, initiates communications but does not accept communications initiated elsewhere.
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Client

Client is British slang for a person, a man.
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Client

Client is British slang for a person, a man.
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client

functional unit that receives services from a server
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Client

A software program that is used to contact and obtain data from a Server software program on another computer, often across a great distance. EachClient program is designed to work with one or more specific kinds of Server programs, and each Server requires a specific kind of Client. A Web Browser is a specific kind of Client.
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