Definition of file-sharing in English:

file-sharing

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noun

[mass noun]
The practice of making computer files available to other users of a network, in particular the illicit sharing of music and video via the Internet: tough deterrence schemes will need to be implemented to ensure that higher broadband speeds do not lead to a colossal increase in illegal file-sharing [as modifier]: a file-sharing application
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  • Thanks to new applications that allow greater access to data, rich media functionality, and unreserved file sharing, companies are more productive than ever.
  • With such vague, broad language, the bill endangers not just file-sharing networks but many other technologies as well.
  • I know my average of buying albums has dropped off since they began the Spanish Inquisition concerning file sharing.

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