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WCF

(Windows Communication Foundation) The messaging subsystem in Windows, starting with Vista. Introduced in the .NET Framework 3.0 programming interface (API), WCF provides a service-oriented architecture (SOA) for passing messages between applications locally, across a local network and over the Internet.

A Unified Interface
Using the SOAP protocol, WCF attempts to consolidate all functions that pass messages between applications, including .NET Remoting interprocess communication (IPC), COM and Web services. See .NET Framework, WPF, WWF, SOAP, COM and IPC.
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In the third and last final of the day, Women's Skeet legend and three time Olympic Champion, Kimberly Rhode of the USA, won her third WCF Gold and sixth WCF medal overall, when she bested reigning Olympic Champion Diana Bacosi of Italy after grueling shoot-off for the top two spots.
Michael Haykin's conclusion to his book on the Calvinistic Baptists--William Kiffin, Hanserd Knollys, and Benjamin Keach--articulates this view explicitly: "In [modeling their confession after the WCF and Savoy], the Baptists were explicitly declaring their essential solidarity with other Reformed groups in England and Wales.
The WCF must amend its articles and bylaws to officially change its quasipublic articles of incorporation to those of a mutual insurance company and the changes must be accepted by the state Commerce Department by year's end, Lloyd said.
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At the WCF we saw incredible creativity, pride in accomplishment, and joy that transcended national and language barriers.
The WCF was set up by the NSA to protect the interests of common rights holders, and to promote the importance of grazing commons in Wales.
The WCF was set up to protect the interests of common rights holders, and to promote the importance of grazing commons in Wales.
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This high-profile support is at least partially due to the leadership of WCF founder and International Secretary Dr.