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CIP (Common Indexing Protocol)

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HTML (Hypertext Markup Language)

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)

Hypermedia and Hypertext


LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol)


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URL (Uniform Resource Locator)

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