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"netiquette" in British English

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netiquettenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈne.tɪ.ket/ specialized
the set of ​rules about ​behaviour that is ​acceptable on the internet: It's ​consideredbad netiquette to use ​capitalletters in an ​email because it ​looks like YOU ARE SHOUTING.
(Definition of netiquette from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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netiquettenoun [U]

uk   /ˈnetɪket/  us   /ˈnetɪkɪt/ INTERNET
the set of ​rules about ​behaviour that is acceptable when communicating with ​people over the ​internet: It is extremely ​bad netiquette to ​leave a ​chatroom without saying goodbye.
(Definition of netiquette from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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