File Transfer Protocol

n.

Pronunciation

/faɪl ˈtrænsfər ˈproʊtəˌkɑl/

Acronym

FTP

Definition

A communication protocol enabling a client to upload to, download from or exchange files with a server. File Transfer Protocol (FTP) clients include applications, browsers, email and FTP servers.

Category

Web Design

Related Terms

Upload, Download

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