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the internet domain name for
(Computer Science) a commercial company


(Computer Science)
a. a process in which a computer output is converted direct to microfiche or film, esp 35 or 16 millimetre film
b. (as modifier): a COM machine.
[(C)omputer (O)utput on (M)icrofilm]



Comedy Central (a cable television channel).


a prefix occurring in loanwords from Latin, where it and its variants meant “with,” “together with,” and denoted joint or simultaneous action ( colloquy; confer; convene), partnership ( colleague), union ( coitus; colleat; combine), or enclosure (content), or marked the completed nature of the action of a verb (conclude; confection); com- is used before b, p, m (combine; compare; commingle).
For variants before other sounds, see co-, col-1, con-, cor-.
[< Latin cum with]


1. Commander.
2. Commission.
3. Commissioner.
4. Committee.
5. Commodore.
6. Commonwealth.


1. comedy.
2. comma.
3. command.
4. commander.
5. commerce.
6. commercial.
7. commission.
8. commissioner.
9. committee.
10. common.
11. commonly.
12. communications.
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5) DivX was described thus in the text that followed the first release (all errors are in the original text): "This is a Hack of selected version of the M$ MPEG4 codec FOURCC and CLSid code have been hacked so you can make ALWAYS WORKING AVIs.
The solution automatically detects and corrects common problems including invalid paths, fonts, file types, CLSID, DLLs, sound, help files, shell extensions, AppEvents and class keys.
A running instance of a component can be obtained by asking the COM runtime library for a class factory and specifying the CLSID of the required component.