noun \ˌef-(ˌ)tē-ˈpē\

: a system for sending files from one computer to another computer over the Internet

Full Definition of FTP

:  a system for transferring computer files especially via the Internet
FTP transitive verb

Origin of FTP

file transfer protocol
First Known Use: 1986


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