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WAPnoun [U]

uk   us   /wæp/
abbreviation for Wireless Application Protocol: a ​system that ​allows you to use the internet using a ​type of ​mobilephone
(Definition of WAP from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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WAPnoun [U]

uk   us   /wæp/ INTERNET, IT, COMMUNICATIONS
abbreviation for Wireless Application Protocol: a ​system for using the ​internet with a ​mobilephone: WAP ​phones WAP ​device/​services/​technology
abbreviation for Wireless Access Point: a ​smallpiece of ​equipment that ​allowscomputers, ​mobilephones, etc. to communicate with each other without using ​wires: The town has about 100 WAPs that ​provide "hot ​spot" ​coverage.
(Definition of WAP from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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