URL

Definitions

Computing

Electronics

  • Abbreviation of Uniform Resource Locator, or Universal Resource Locator. An Internet address which directs a browser to a specific location where an Internet resource, such as a Web page or document, is located. For example in the following URL, http://www.yipeeee.com/whoo.html, http is the protocol, the www.yipeeee.com portion is the domain name, and whoo.html is a document named whoo created utilizing HTML.
  • acronym forUniversal Resource Locator

Media Studies

  • noun a string of characters that identify the location of a webpage or set of webpages.

General Science

  • noun an Internet system used to standardise the way in which world wide Web addresses are written.
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