dot-com

or dot·com

[ dot-kom ]
/ ˈdɒtˈkɒm /

noun

a company doing business mostly or solely on the Internet.

adjective

of or relating to such a company or to the business it conducts.

Origin of dot-com

1995–2000; from the pronunciation of .com, suffix of domain name in most commercial Internet addresses

OTHER WORDS FROM dot-com

dot-com·mer, dot-com·er, noun
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Culture definitions for dot-com

dot-com

See .com.

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