dot–com

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noun, often attributive \ˈdät-ˌkäm\

Definition of dot–com

  1. :  a company that markets its products or services usually exclusively online via a website

Origin and Etymology of dot–com

from the use of .com in the URLs of such companies


First Known Use: 1994


DOT–COM Defined for English Language Learners

dot–com

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noun, often attributive \ˈdät-ˌkäm\

Definition of dot–com for English Language Learners

  • : a company that sells its products or services only on the Internet


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