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A location or address identifying where documents can be found on the Internet.
- ‘A user can type in uniform resource locators and e-mails using large touch-screens and high quality graphics.’
- ‘Document representations in both situations are generally composed of the first few lines of a document, locator information such as a uniform resource locator and title tag metadata.’
- ‘The manual review uncovered a number of irregularities and inaccuracies in the uniform resource locators, as well as duplicate URLs within individual libraries that went undetected by the link extracting software.’
- ‘By including a URL (uniform resource locator) address in an e-mail message, a user can click on an address to launch a browser application and link to the Web site.’
- ‘Standard business cards would need to list e-mail uniform resource locators instead of e-mail addresses.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.