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			Wide Area Information Server (1) - 




Software that is used to index large text files in servers. On the client side, it finds and retrieves documents in databases, based on user-defined keywords. WAIS indexes can be searched for everything from government documents and treaties to documents about obscure religious sects. 




 Acronym: WAIS





 Reference: ECRC University of Scranton / Defense Logistics Agency





	
	
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