proxy

  • 1 proxy — / präk sē/ n pl prox·ies [Middle English procucie, contraction of procuracie, from Anglo French, from Medieval Latin procuratia, alteration of Latin procuratio appointment of another as one s agent] 1: the act or practice of a person serving as… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Proxy — may refer to something which acts on behalf of something else, as in:* Proxy (statistics), a measured variable used to infer the value of a variable of interest * Proxy (climate), a measured variable used to infer the value of a variable of… …

    Wikipedia

  • 3 Proxy — (en. proxy ‚Stellvertreter‘) steht für: Proxy (Rechnernetz), ein Vermittler in Computernetzwerken Stellvertreter (Entwurfsmuster), ein Entwurfsmuster aus dem Bereich der Softwareentwicklung Proxy (Klimaforschung), indirekter Anzeiger des Klimas… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 4 Proxy — Prox y, n.; pl. {Proxies}. [Contr. from procuracy. Cf. {Proctor}.] 1. The agency for another who acts through the agent; authority to act for another, esp. to vote in a legislative or corporate capacity. [1913 Webster] I have no man s proxy: I… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Proxy — Prox y, v. i. To act or vote by proxy; to do anything by the agency of another. [R.] [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 Proxy — Proxy: Прокси сервер Proxy (шаблон проектирования) …

    Википедия

  • 7 proxy — Under the Bankruptcy and insolvency Act a written statement can be made whereby a creditor appoints another person to act on his behalf in a creditors meeting and any other matters pertaining to that bankruptcy. (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy …

    Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • 8 proxy — mid 15c., prokecye, agency of one who acts instead of another, contraction of Anglo Fr. procuracie, from M.L. procuratia administration, from L. procuratio care, management, from procurare manage (see PROCURE (Cf. procure)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 proxy — deputy, attorney, *agent, factor …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 10 proxy — [n] agent alternate, ambassador, assignee, attorney, backup, broker, delegate, deputy, emissary, envoy, executor, intermediary, lawyer, mediary, negotiator, representative, stand in, substitute, surrogate; concept 348 …

    New thesaurus

  • 11 proxy — ► NOUN (pl. proxies) 1) the authority to represent someone else, especially in voting. 2) a person authorized to act on behalf of another. 3) a figure used to represent the value of something in a calculation. ORIGIN contraction of PROCURACY(Cf.… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 proxy — [präk′sē] n. pl. proxies [ME prokecie, contr. < procuracie, the function of a procurator, ult. < L procuratio] 1. the agency or function of a deputy 2. the authority to act for another 3. a document empowering a person to act for another,… …

    English World dictionary

  • 13 Proxy — Servidor proxy conectando indirectamente dos ordenadores. Un proxy, en una red informática, es un programa o dispositivo que realiza una acción en representación de otro, esto es, si una hipotética máquina A solicita un recurso a una C, lo hará… …

    Wikipedia Español

  • 14 Proxy — Pour une définition du mot « proxy », voir l’article proxy du Wiktionnaire.  Pour l’article homophone, voir Proxi …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 15 Proxy — Document intended to provide shareholders with information necessary to vote in an informed manner on matters to be brought up at a stockholders meeting. Includes information on closely held shares. Shareholders can and often do give management… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 16 proxy — Authorization, whether written or electronic, that shareholders votes may be cast by others. Shareholders can and often do give management their proxies, delegating the right and responsibility to vote their shares as specified. Bloomberg… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 17 proxy — noun VERB + PROXY ▪ appoint ▪ You may appoint a proxy to vote for you. ▪ act as, serve as ▪ She is acting as proxy for her husband. PROXY + NOUN …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 18 proxy — n. 1) to hold smb. s proxy 2) a proxy to + inf. (he had a proxy to vote for me) 3) by proxy (to vote by proxy) * * * [ prɒksɪ] to hold smb. s proxy a proxy to + inf. (he had a proxy to vote for me) by proxy (to vote by proxy) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 19 proxy — prox|y1 [ˈprɔksi US ˈpra:ksi] n plural proxies [Date: 1400 1500; : Anglo French; Origin: procuracie, from Latin procuratio, from procurare; PROCURE] 1.) by proxy if you do something by proxy, you arrange for someone else to do it for you ▪ You… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 proxy — 1. adjective /pɹɒk.si/ Used as a proxy or acting as a proxy. a proxy indicator 2. noun /pɹɒk.si/ a) An agent or substitute authorized to act for another person. (Make sure you dont move!! Might trigger a proxy..!) …

    Wiktionary


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