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TCP/IP

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol Informatics The suite of computer protocols and rules for exchanging packets of information over networks, including the Internet. See IP Number, Internet, UNIX.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

transmission control protocol/internet protocol

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TCP/IP

The standard communication algorithm that governs and facilitates data transmission on the Internet and on many private computing networks.
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