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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Client \Cli"ent\, noun [L. cliens, -emtis, for cluens, one who hears (in relation to his protector), a client, fr. L. cluere to be named or called; akin to Gr. ? to hear, Skr. [,c]ry, and E. loud: cf. F. client. See {Loud}.]

1. (Rom. Antiq.) A citizen who put himself under the protection of a man of distinction and influence, who was called his patron.

2. A dependent; one under the protection of another.

I do think they are your friends and clients, And fearful to disturb you. --B. Jonson.

3. (Law) One who consults a legal adviser, or submits his cause to his management.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

client

noun

1: a person who seeks the advice of a lawyer

2: someone who pays for goods or services [syn: {customer}, {client}]

3: (computer science) any computer that is hooked up to a computer network [syn: {node}, {client}, {guest}]


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