Please can anyone define "Protocol"?
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protocol (pro´te-kôl´, -kol´, -kòl´) noun<BR>1. a. The forms of ceremony and etiquette observed by diplomats and heads of state. b. A code of correct conduct: a violation of safety protocols; academic protocol. See synonyms at etiquette.<BR>2. The first copy of a treaty or other such document before its ratification.<BR>3. A preliminary draft or record of a transaction.<BR>4. The plan for a course of medical treatment or for a scientific experiment.<BR>5. Computer Science. A standard procedure for regulating data transmission between computers.<BR><BR>Excerpted from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Third Edition © 1996 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Electronic version licensed from INSO Corporation; further reproduction and distribution in accordance with the Copyright Law of the United States. All rights reserved.