A small, server-resident program that typically runs automatically in response to user input.
More example sentences
- It is used to control web page content via servlets, which are little programs that run on a web server.
- While programmers are not especially daunted by servlets, graphic designers might feel otherwise.
- When a JSP is first invoked, it is automatically turned into a servlet.
Definition of servlet in:
- The British & World English dictionary