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net neutrality Line breaks: net neu¦tral|ity
(also network neutrality)

Definition of net neutrality in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The principle that Internet service providers should enable access to all content and applications regardless of the source, and without favouring or blocking particular products or websites.
Example sentences
  • This week the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) releases its proposed new rules for Internet Service Provider (ISP) network neutrality.
  • By codifying the principle, the FCC is attempting to limit the erosion of network neutrality.
  • The battle over network neutrality has transcended party lines.

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