What does AJAX mean in Software?

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Asynchronous Javascript and XML

AJAX = Asynchronous JavaScript and XML.AJAX is not a new programming language, but a new way to use existing standards.AJAX is the art of exchanging data with a server, and updating parts of a web page - without reloading the whole page.

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What does AJAX mean?

a Greek hero in the Trojan War who rescued the body of Achilles and killed himself out of jealousy when Odysseus was awarded the armor of Achilles.

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