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file sharing

noun
1.
the practice of sharing computer data or space on a network
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Contemporary definitions for file sharing
noun

the process of direct or indirect data sharing on a computer network with various levels of access privilege; also, the process of direct or indirect file transfer via the Internet

Examples

Napster was an early example of file sharing.

Usage Note

computing

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