Meaning of “SSL” in the English Dictionary

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"SSL" in Business English

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SSLnoun [ U ]

uk us INTERNET, E-COMMERCE

abbreviation for Secure Sockets Layer: a type of computer technology that protects someone's personal information and credit card details, for example, when they are shopping online:

Potential customers are advised to shop on secure sites protected with SSL.

(Definition of “SSL” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)