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cybercafé

or cy·ber·ca·fe

[ sahy-ber-ka-fey ‐kuh-fey ]
/ ˈsaɪ bər kæˌfeɪ ‐kəˌfeɪ /

noun

a café, coffee bar, etc., that offers Internet access on its own computers or on customer's laptops, usually for a fee.

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Nearby words

cyberathlete, cyberattack, cyberbully, cyberbullying, cybercafe, cybercafé, cybercasting, cyberchondria, cybercrime, cyberculture, cyberhack

Origin of cybercafé

First recorded in 1990–95; cyber- + café
Also called Internet café.
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British Dictionary definitions for internet café

cybercafé

/ (ˈsaɪbəˌkæfeɪ, -ˌkæfɪ) /

noun

a café with computer equipment that gives public access to the internet
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Word Origin and History for internet café

cybercafe


n.

1994, from cyber + cafe.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper