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Meaning of “org” in the English Dictionary

"org" in British English

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orgnoun

 us   /ˈoʊˌɑrˈdʒi, ɔrɡ/
used at the end of internetaddresses to show that the ​addressbelongs to a ​group or ​company that is not ​established to make a ​profit: dictionaries@cup.org

.org

uk   /ˌdɒtˈɔːɡ/  us   /ˌdɑːtˈɔːrɡ/
abbreviation fororganization: used to show that an internet ​addressbelongs to an ​organization whose ​mainpurpose is not that it should ​produce a ​profit: You can ​search Cambridge ​dictionariesonline at www.dictionary.cambridge.org.
(Definition of org from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"org" in American English

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orgnoun [U]

 us   /ˈoʊˌɑrˈdʒi, ɔrɡ/
used at the end of US ​Internetaddresses to show that the ​addressbelongs to a ​group or ​company that is not ​established to make a ​profit: dictionaries@cup.org
(Definition of org from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

".org" in Business English

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.orgnoun

uk   us   INTERNET, IT
abbreviation for organization: used in the ​internetaddresses of ​organizations that do not ​work for ​profit: www.dictionary.cambridge.org
(Definition of .org from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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