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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The manners that are accepted as proper and polite in official dealings.

Usage examples (36)
  • We must follow official protocol in electing the leader of the club.
  • Academic protocol
  • The word protocol refers to a strict code of behavior within a rigidly hierarchical group such as the military or the diplomatic corps.
  • Guess this could go anyplace so I hope no protocol is broken. for more
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