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Commerce that is transacted electronically, as over the internet.


(ˈiːˌkɒmɜːs) or


(Commerce) business transactions conducted on the internet
[C20: from e-2 + commerce]


(ˈiˌkɒm ərs)
business that is transacted by transferring data electronically, esp. on the Internet.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.e-commerce - commerce conducted electronically (as on the internet)
commerce, commercialism, mercantilism - transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)


[ˈiːˌkɒmɜːs] Ncomercio m electrónico, comercio m E


nOnlinehandel m, → E-Commerce m


تـِجَارَةُ اِلِكْتُرونية elektronický obchod e-handel Onlinehandel ηλεκτρονικό εμπόριο comercio electrónico verkkokauppa commerce électronique e-trgovina e-commerce Eコマース 전자상거래 e-commerce netthandel handel elektroniczny comércio eletrónico, comércio eletrônico электронная коммерция e-handel ธุรกิจการค้าที่ทำบนอินเตอร์เน็ต e-ticaret thương mại điện tử 电子商务
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