[ ee-kom-ers ]
/ ˈiˌkɒm ərs /
business that is transacted by transferring data electronically, especially over the Internet.
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historical usage of e-commerce
Words nearby e-commerce
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Example sentences from the Web for ecommerce
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British Dictionary definitions for ecommerce
/ (ˈiːˌkɒmɜːs) /
business transactions conducted on the internet
Word Origin for e-commerce
C20: from e- ² + commerce
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