TCP/IP

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noun \ˌtē-(ˌ)sē-ˈpē-ˌī-ˈpē\

Definition of TCP/IP

  1. :  a set of communications protocols used for the exchange of information over networks and especially over the Internet

Origin and Etymology of tcp/ip

transmission-control protocol/Internet protocol


First Known Use: 1980


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