URL

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noun \ˌyü-(ˌ)är-ˈel, ˈər(-ə)l\

Definition of URL

  1. :  the address of a resource (such as a document or website) on the Internet that consists of a communications protocol followed by the name or address of a computer on the network and that often includes additional locating information (such as directory and file names) our site's URL is http://www.Merriam-Webster.com —called also uniform resource locator, universal resource locator

1992

First Known Use of url

1992

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URL

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noun \ˌyü-(ˌ)är-ˈel, ˈər(-ə)l\

Definition of URL for English Language Learners

  • computers : the letters and symbols (such as http://www.Merriam-Webster.com) that are the address of a Web site


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