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English definition of “URL”

URL

noun [C] /ˈyuˌɑrˈel/
abbreviation for uniform resource locator (= the address of a page on the Internet): There you can type in a company's URL to search for records and complaints.
(Definition of URL from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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