Dictionary search results

Showing 1-11 of 11 results

proxy British & World English

The authority to represent someone else, especially in voting

proxy English Thesaurus

any member is entitled to appoint another person as his proxy to attend and vote instead of him

proxy war British & World English

A war instigated by a major power which does not itself become involved

proxy form British & World English

A form on which a proxy vote is registered.

proxy fight British & World English

A competitive struggle between two corporate factions for the proxy votes from shareholders needed to control a corporation

proxy vote British & World English

A vote cast by one person as a representative of another

proxy server British & World English

A server that filters requests between a client application and a remote server, chiefly for the purposes of efficiency (in handling communication that it can process without forwarding to the remote server), or to restrict access to the remote server by providing a firewall.

proxy sitting British & World English

A sitting arranged with a medium and attended by a person at the request of another (usually unknown to the medium) who hopes for news of someone recently dead.

Munchausen syndrome by proxy British & World English

A psychological disorder in which a caregiver (usually a mother) induces or fabricates physical symptoms in others (usually her own child or children).

Munchausen's syndrome by proxy in Munchausen's syndrome British & World English

A mental disorder in which a person seeks attention by inducing or feigning illness in another person, typically a child

You searched for proxy