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- uniform resource locator; a standardized address of a location on the internet, esp on the World Wide Web
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Word Origin and History for uniform resource locator
by 1990, initialism from uniform resource locator.
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uniform resource locator
- See URL.
- Short for Uniform Resource Locator. An Internet address (for example, http://www.hmco.com/trade/), usually consisting of the access protocol (http), the domain name (www.hmco.com), and optionally the path to a file or resource residing on that server (trade).
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