Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS) is an extension of the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) for secure communication over a computer network, and is widely used on the Internet.12 In HTTPS, the communication protocol is encrypted using Transport Layer Security (TLS), or, formerly, its predecessor, Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). The protocol is therefore also often referred to as HTTP over TLS,3 or HTTP over SSL.

The principal motivation for HTTPS is authentication of the accessed website and protection of the privacy and integrity of the exchanged data while in transit. It protects against man-in-the-middle attacks. The bidirectional encryption of communications between a client and server protects against eavesdropping and tampering of the communication server of https
Used in a website server link for the internet web browser like im gonna put in a https link to get a website
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HTTP (as used as an adjective) means to be frustrated, annoyed, or unsure. It is often used as another way to say ://
Person 1: “Bro, my ex is being such a HTTP”
Person 2: “That sucks dawg”
Person 1: “://“
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1. The abbreviation for Hmong Thai Thayi People.
2. The starting of a website name.
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An information describing that a person named "htt" is peeing.
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you are not in your write mind for looking this up so this is what happend

1) you are not on task during in school
2) you are not in your right mind

3)or you are working on a cyber security project in think this is good resource (it's gud true - every librarian)
you are on the internet and look in the search bar and see HTTPS and say hmmm what is this. EX. www.urbandictionary
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