a company doing business mostly or solely on the Internet.
of or relating to such a company or to the business it conducts.
- dot ball,
- dot etching,
- dot matrix,
- dot product,
- dot the i's and cross the t's,
- dot-matrix printer,
Origin of dot-com
1995–2000; from the pronunciation of .com, suffix of domain name in most commercial Internet addresses
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a person who carries out business on the internet
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