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Definitions, acronyms, and abbreviations


Term Definition
Consuming Using a Web Service by calling its methods, supplying the appropriate calling parameters
Publishing Providing a service over the Web by making public the services operations and objects in a Web Service.
WSDL Web Services Description Language, which is a standard, structured way of describing SOAP messages and Web Services
REST Representational State Transfer.