Extra net

extranet

[ek-struh-net]
noun
an intranet that is partially accessible to authorized persons outside of a company or organization.

Origin:
1995–2000

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extranet (ˈɛkstrəˌnɛt)
 
n
computing an intranet that is modified to allow outsiders access to it, esp one belonging to a business that allows access to customers
 
[C20: from extra- + net1 (sense 8), modelled on intranet]

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extranet   (ěk'strə-nět')  Pronunciation Key 
An extension of an institution's intranet, enabling communication between the institution and people it deals with, often by providing limited access to its intranet.
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