API Glossary

There are many acronyms and definitions in the world of the API so we have put together a short list containing the most used terms...

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WADL (Web Application Description Language) -

An XML description of HTTP-based web applications (usually REST). WADL handles the resources provided by the web service and the interactions between them. WADL is the REST equivalent of SOAP's WSDL (Web Services Description Language).