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“Loosely coupled, reusable software components that encapsulate discrete functionality and are distributed and programmatically accessible over standard Internet protocols”,
The Stencil Group
Web service applications are encapsulated, loosely coupled Web “components” that can bind dynamically to each other,
“Web Services are a new breed of application. They are self-contained, self-describing, modular applications that can be published, located, and invoked across the Web. Web Services perform functions, which can be anything from simple request to complicated business processes”,
The IBM Web Services tutorial