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Internet service provider: a company that offers access to the Internet and to email, usually for a monthly fee. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • When two gears of equal size mesh together, the pitch line, or the pitch circle, as it ISP.

  • This can be done more efficiently by means of the alternating current, which is subject to far less loss than ISP.

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British Dictionary definitions for ISP


internet service provider, a business providing its customers with connection to the internet and other related services
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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ISP in Technology
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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Related Abbreviations for ISP


Internet service provider
Long Island MacArthur Airport
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
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