Definition of XML in English:

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XML

Pronunciation: /ɛksɛmˈɛl/

noun

[mass noun] Computing
A metalanguage which allows users to define their own customized markup languages, especially in order to display documents on the Internet.

Origin

1990s: short for Extensible Markup Language.

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