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English definition of “WAP”

WAP

noun [U]     /wæp/ INTERNET, IT, COMMUNICATIONS
abbreviation for Wireless Application Protocol : a system for using the internet with a mobile phone : WAP phones WAP device / services / technology
abbreviation for Wireless Access Point : a small piece of equipment that allows computers , mobile phones , etc. to communicate with each other without using wires : The town has about 100 WAPs that provide " hot spot " coverage .
(Definition of WAP noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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