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WAP

(wæp)
n acronym for
(Telecommunications) Wireless Application Protocol: a global application that enables mobile phone users to access the internet and other information services
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WAP

Wireless Application Protocol: a protocol for transferring documents, esp. Web pages, over a computer network to handheld wireless devices.
[1995–2000]
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Wap

 a bundle or truss of straw; a sudden storm.
Examples: wap of snow, 1818; of straw, 1828.
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Translations

WAP

[wæp]
A. N ABBR =Wireless Application ProtocolWAP f
B. CPD WAP phone Nteléfono m WAP
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WAP

[ˈwæp] n abbr (=wireless application protocol) → WAP m
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WAP

n (Comput, Telec) abbr of wireless application protocolWAP nt
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CONCEPTS AND TERMINOLOGY IN WEB AND WIRELESS COMMUNICATION Web Wireless Protocol HTTP/IP WAP Markup language HTML WML Software for access Web browser Micro browser Front-end scripting languages JavaScript, VB Script WMLScript Graphics format JPEG, GIF, PNG WBMP Unit of page Web page Deck Content sites Web sites WAP sites
With only two colors, the WBMP images will never be of very high resolution.
Supported formats include: AFP, ANI, AWD, BMP, CAL, CLP, CMP, CUR, CUT, DCX, EMF, EPS, EXIF, FAX, FLC, FPX, GIF, ICA, ICO, IFF, IMG, ITG, JBIG, JPEG, MAC, MSP, PBM, PCD, PCT, PCX, PDF, PLT, PNG, PSD, PTOCA, RAS, SCT, SMP, SGI, TIFF, TGA, XBM, XPM, XWD, WBMP, WFX, WMF, WPG, ASF, AVI, MPEG, WAV, MP3, MIDI, WMA, and CD.
Time will tell, as the "Alternative Project" earlier this week was planted by iHeartMedia on its WAXQ-104.3 HD3 signal in an attempt to establish its national brand in the Big Apple and perhaps make Entercom rethink its name for WBMP's new format.
18 WABC Cumulus Talk 2.3-2.4-2.1 ties its own WPLC Hot A/C 2.1 & WBMP CBS CHR 2.3-2.1.
+ 0.6; 5.1-5.2-5.6, adds to lead on CHRs Emmis Rhythmic WQHT 2.0, CBS WBMP 2.8.