Internet

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site on the internet where a number of users can communicate in real time (typically one dedicated to a particular topic) chatroom , chat room
cafe whose customers sit at computer terminals and log on to the internet while they eat and drink cybercafe
crime committed using a computer and the internet to steal a person's identity or sell contraband or stalk victims or disrupt operations with malevolent programs cybercrime
computer user who uses the internet; someone who explores cyberspace cybernaut
sexual arousal involving communication on the internet cybersex
strings of letters and numbers (separated by periods) that are used to name organizations and computers and addresses on the internet domain name
company that operates its business primarily on the internet using a URL that ends in `.com' dot-com , dot com , dot com company
commerce conducted electronically (as on the internet) e-commerce
(computing) a security system consisting of a combination of hardware and software that limits the exposure of a computer or computer network to attack from crackers; commonly used on local area networks that are connected to the internet firewall
connection made via the internet to another website hit
extensive electronic network (such as the internet) used for the rapid transfer of sound and video and graphics in digital form information superhighway , superhighway
computer network similar to but separate from the internet; devoted to the dissemination of information to and for the intelligence community Intelnet
computer connected to the internet that maintains a series of web pages on the World Wide Web internet site , site , website , web site
group of like-minded people united by the internet; a new kind of social or political of business group that may exert broad influence on a shared concern network army
computer linked to Internet, Web, service provider on-line , online
site that the owner positions as an entrance to other sites on the internet portal , portal site
computer program that retrieves documents or files or data from a database or from a computer network (especially from the internet) search engine
computer program that prowls the internet looking for publicly accessible resources that can be added to a database; the database can then be searched with a search engine spider , wanderer
protocol developed for the internet to get data from one network device to another TCP , transmission control protocol
set of protocols (including TCP) developed for the internet in the 1970s to get data from one network device to another TCP/IP , transmission control protocol/internet protocol
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