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intranet

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noun in·tra·net \ˈin-trə-ˌnet\

Simple Definition of intranet

  • computers : a network that works like the Internet but can only be used by certain people (such as the employees of a company)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of intranet

  1. :  a network operating like the World Wide Web but having access restricted to a limited group of authorized users (as employees of a company)

1993

First Known Use of intranet

1993



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