Definition of dot-com in English:


Syllabification: dot-com


  • A company that relies largely or exclusively on Internet commerce.
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    • New companies that work solely through the Internet, especially the dot-coms, have a distinctive style.
    • However, pure-play dot-coms are challenged to attract customers during the holidays without breaking the bank.
    • In the light-speed world of dot-coms, few corporate managers have time to wait for a warehouse to be built.
    online retailer, e-business, e-tailer, online business
    informal clicks and mortar

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