- dot-comdot.com, dot com [ˌdɔt ˈkɔm US ˌda:t ˈka:m] adj [only before noun] informalrelating to a person or company whose business is done using the Internet or involves the Internet▪ a dot-com company▪ dot-com millionaires>dot-com n▪ Several of the leading dot-coms saw their share prices slide yesterday.
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dot-com — [dɒtˈkɒm ǁ dɑːtˈkɑm] also dotcom , dot.com noun [countable] COMPUTING a company that does business using the Internet or provides a service on the Internet: • Many dotcoms tried to build a global brand before their business model even worked … Financial and business terms
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dot com — o dot.com /dotˈkɔm, ingl. ˈdHtˌkHm/ [vc. comp. dell ingl. dot «punto» e di com estensione negli indirizzi Internet] loc. sost. f. inv. Internet company … Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione
dot-com — [dät′käm′] Comput. Informal adj. [< “.com”, a typical ending for commercial Web addresses] designating or of a company doing business primarily on the World Wide Web n. such a company: Also written dot.com dot commer [dät′käm′ər] n … English World dictionary
dot-com — ► NOUN ▪ a company that conducts its business on the Internet. ORIGIN from «.com» in an Internet address, indicating a commercial site … English terms dictionary
dot com — adj. Describes a company that runs its business on and derives its revenues from the Internet. Example Citation: You can t turn on the television, listen to the radio, or drive down the highway without being bombarded by advertisements for dot… … New words
dot com — noun a company that operates its business primarily on the internet using a URL that ends in .com • Syn: ↑dot com, ↑dot com company • Derivationally related forms: ↑dot com (for: ↑dot com) • Hypernyms: ↑ … Useful english dictionary