Proxy vs Proxyless - What's the difference?
As adjectives the difference between proxy and proxyless
is that proxy
is used as a proxy or acting as a proxy while proxyless
is (computing|rare) without the use of a proxy.
As a noun proxy
is an agent or substitute authorized to act for another person or proxy
can be (gaming|slang) a proximity mine; a mine that explodes when something approaches within a certain distance.
As a verb proxy
is to serve as a proxy for.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Contraction of (etyl) procuracie'', from ''procuratia'', from (etyl) ''procuratio .
Used as a proxy or acting as a proxy.
- a proxy indicator
- a proxy measurement
An agent or substitute authorized to act for another person.
The authority to act for another, especially when written.
- Every peer may make another lord of parliament his proxy , to vote for him in his absence.
The written appointment of a proctor in suits in the ecclesiastical courts.
- I have no man's proxy : I speak only for myself.
(sciences) A measurement of one physical quantity that is used as an indicator of the value of another
(software) An interface for a service, especially for one that is remote, resource-intensive, or otherwise difficult to use directly.
* See also
* proxy abuse
* proxy battle
* proxy bullying
* proxy card
* proxy fight
* proxy marriage
* proxy murder
* proxy pattern
* proxy server
* proxy voting
* proxy war
* caching proxy
* complexity-hiding proxy
* copy-on-write proxy
* dynamic proxy
* firewall proxy
* forward proxy
* protection proxy
* remote proxy
* reverse proxy
* smart-reference proxy
* surrogate proxy
* synchronisation proxy
* virtual proxy
To serve as a proxy for.
* 1983 , Alfred Blumstein, National Research Council (U.S.). Panel on Sentencing Research, Research on Sentencing: The Search for Reform , page 143
(networking) To function as a server for a client device, but pass on the requests to another server for service.
- In many of the studies we reviewed, it is common practice to use an observed variable to proxy for a relevant variable that could not be observed.
prox'imity + ' -y
(gaming, slang) A proximity mine; a mine that explodes when something approaches within a certain distance.
* 2001 , "TripleRaid", Perfect Dark: Glitch FAQ [http://www.gamefaqs.com/console/n64/file/198275/7974]
* 2001 , "CyricZ", Perfect Dark: FAQ/Walkthrough [http://www.gamefaqs.com/console/n64/file/198275/8052]
- (Make sure you don't move!! Might trigger a proxy ..!)
* 2002 , "yc", Super Smash Bros.: Kirby [http://www.gamefaqs.com/console/n64/file/198854/9449]
- the only means the Protectors have of delaying is by laying mines and Sentry Guns, and the Runners can only use the Magnums to blow up Proxies and Sentries.
* 2006 , "eatyourmumshead", Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Chaos Theory: Online Mode FAQ [http://www.gamefaqs.com/console/ps2/file/924556/43994]
- Usually, the only reason I play in Yoshi's Island is to have fun with the clouds - put proxies on them, taunt from them, whatever.
- You can also walk with your gun out, as this will limit your speed, allowing you do [sic] evade the proxies .
(computing, rare) Without the use of a proxy.