Definition of DNS in English:

DNS

Line breaks: DNS

abbreviation

Computing
  • 1Domain name server, the system that automatically translates Internet addresses to the numeric machine addresses that computers use.
  • 1.1Domain name system, the hierarchical method by which Internet addresses are constructed.

More definitions of DNS

Definition of DNS in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody