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world´-wide` web´

n.1.The collective total of all computer installations that are connected to the internet and provide access to other computers connected to the internet, using hypertext transfer protocol, to computer files called web pages, which may have text, graphics, audio or animated video data, as well as pages which may provide data or information in all those forms.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Summary: Riyadh, July 17, 2010, SPA -- The Royal Saudi Land Forces (RSLF) launched its official website on the world-wide web with Arabic and English versions.
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Every member of the Senate and the House of Commons along with their staff have access to e-mail, the World-Wide Web and Usenet newsgroups.
Registration and data collection are available through telephone, fax, postal mail, and a World-Wide Web site.
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