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- v. Present participle of handshake.
- n. A greeting by clasping hands.
- n. A step in a protocol in which information is exchanged between computing processor devices; often as part of the initiation process for communications.
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- n. grasping and shaking a person's hand (as to acknowledge an introduction or to agree on a contract)
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