- 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
- noun a string of characters that identify the location of a webpage or set of webpages.
- noun an Internet system used to standardise the way in which world wide Web addresses are written.