offline Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"offline" in British English

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offlineadjective, adverb

(also off-line) uk   /ˌɒfˈlaɪn/  us   /ˌɑːf-/
(of a ​computer) not ​connected to or ​directlycontrolled by a ​centralsystem, or not ​connected to the internet
(Definition of offline from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"offline" in Business English

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offlineadjective, adverb

(also off-line) uk   /ɒfˈlaɪn/  us   /ˈɒfˈlaɪn/
IT, INTERNET not ​connected to the ​internet or to a ​centralcomputersystem: online and offline ​computer games Most ​consumers still ​spend far more ​time offline than they do ​online. to work offline He suggested that we should take the discussion offline.
(Definition of offline from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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