Internet

Definitions

General English

Banking

  • noun the global, public network of computers and telephone links that houses websites, allows email to be sent, and is accessed with the aid of a modem

Computing

  • noun an international wide area network that provides file and data transfer, together with electronic mail functions for millions of users around the world.

Economics

  • noun the international electronic network which provides file and data transfer, together with electronic mail functions for millions of users round the world. Anyone can use the Internet.

Information & Library Science

  • noun a system of computer communication which allows international access to databases and electronic mail systems
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