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protocol
used in The Brothers Karamazov

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Definition
rules; or the way something is typically done
The exact meaning of porous can depend upon its context. For example:
  • "diplomatic protocol" — standard procedures followed by diplomats
  • "The Kyoto protocol to reduce greenhouse gases" — a formal written agreement between countries
  • "computer communications protocol" — technical specifications that describe rules that enable computers to communicate
  • "research protocol" — rules or procedures followed during a research project such as a medical trial
  • "concussion protocol" — rules or procedures followed after an athlete has a concussion
  • "business protocol" — standard etiquette or conventions practiced in business
  • Pan Mussyalovitch at once called attention to the word "scoundrel" and begged that it should be put down in the protocol.
    Book 9 — The Preliminary Investigation (86% in)
  • And so we will not dwell on how Nikolay Parfenovitch impressed on every witness called that he must give his evidence in accordance with truth and conscience, and that he would afterwards have to repeat his evidence on oath, how every witness was called upon to sign the protocol of his evidence, and so on.
    Book 9 — The Preliminary Investigation (82% in)
  • And put down, too, that, in spite of the protocol I still declare that he's a scoundrel!" he cried.
    Book 9 — The Preliminary Investigation (86% in)
  • Though Nikolay Parfenovitch did insert this in the protocol, he showed the most praiseworthy tact and management.
    Book 9 — The Preliminary Investigation (86% in)
  • The evidence of Pan Mussyalovitch was, of course, entered in the protocol in the fullest detail.
    Book 9 — The Preliminary Investigation (87% in)
  • They proceeded to a final revision of the protocol.
    Book 9 — The Preliminary Investigation (92% in)
  • Nikolay Parfenovitch was standing over him, suggesting that he should hear the protocol read aloud and sign it.
    Book 9 — The Preliminary Investigation (94% in)
  • They Carry Mitya Away When the protocol had been signed, Nikolay Parfenovitch turned solemnly to the prisoner and read him the "Committal," setting forth, that in such a year, on such a day, in such a place, the investigating lawyer of such-and-such a district court, having examined so-and-so (to wit, Mitya) accused of this and of that (all the charges were carefully written out) and having considered that the accused, not pleading guilty to the charges made against him, had brought...
    Book 9 — The Preliminary Investigation (95% in)
  • All that and all my previous conversation with you at the gate the evening before, when I told you how frightened I was and spoke of the cellar, I told all that to Doctor Herzenstube and Nikolay Parfenovitch, the investigating lawyer, and it's all been written down in the protocol.
    Book 11 — Ivan (47% in)
  • After some deliberation, the judges decided to proceed with the trial and to enter both the unexpected pieces of evidence (given by Ivan and Katerina Ivanovna) on the protocol.
    Book 12 — A Judicial Error (37% in)
  • Note, that according to Smerdyakov's story the notes were kept under the mattress; the prisoner must have pulled them out, and yet the bed was absolutely unrumpled; that is carefully recorded in the protocol.
    Book 12 — A Judicial Error (74% in)

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