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dotcom

adjective [only before noun] (also dot-com, also dot.com)
 
 
/ˌdɒtˈkɒm/ US   /ˌdɑːtˈkɑːm/
E-COMMERCE, INTERNET relating to companies that do most of their business on the internet: the dotcom boom/bubble/crash Shareholders are unlikely to see the £15 per share high reached at the height of the dotcom boom. a dotcom entrepreneur/millionaire the dotcom era/world
(Definition of dotcom adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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