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protocol
used in Zero Day

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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
  • He broke all crime scene protocols by doing a quick search of the dead man and retrieving his cell phone and wallet, which he pocketed.
    p. 335.8
  • And if we work together and follow each of our protocols the odds are a lot better that we'll find the people responsible."
    p. 63.3

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