- Abbreviation of electronic commerce. The conducting of business utilizing electronic communications, especially computers connected to a network. Electronic commerce includes the purchasing and selling of goods and services, electronic data interchange, the use of e-money, and business-related videoconferencing. It may occur over the Internet, a LAN, or any other venue for electronic communication. Also spelled e-commerce. Also called ebusiness, e-business, or digital commerce.
- synonymelectronic business
- synonymelectronic commerce