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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Domain_name

A domain name is an identification string that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, ... Individual Internet host computers use domain names as host identifiers, also called host names. The term host name is also used for the leaf labels in ...

computer.howstuffworks.com/question422.htm

Since its beginning in 1969, the Internet has grown from four host computer ... and maintain the growing number of Internet domain names and IP addresses.

www.pcmag.com/encyclopedia/term/45215/internet-domain-name

An organization's unique name on the Internet. The chosen name combined with a generic top-level domain (gTLD), such as .com or .org, make up the Internet ...

whatismyipaddress.com/domain-name

New computer users often confuse domain names with universal resource locators, or URLs, and Internet Protocol, or IP, addresses. This confusion is ...

it.cornell.edu/dns/examples-domain-names

Dec 7, 2016 ... Examples of domain names and explanation of whether they need to be registered or recorded at Cornell. ... is the standard style of name for an individual computer or host ... A top-level domain name is never used by itself.

www.familysearch.org/blog/en/understanding-domain-names-urls-2

Sep 5, 2014 ... However, in the context of the Internet, the term “domain name” has ... The domain name represents an individual host computer on the Internet.

www.computerweekly.com/news/1280090622/The-first-ever-20-domain-names-registered

Sep 3, 2009 ... Symbolics.com was the first internet domain name, registeredon 15 March 1985 - nearly 25 years ago by a computer manufacturer.

www.computerhope.com/jargon/d/domain.htm

Nov 10, 2017 ... Computer dictionary definition for what domain means including related ... When referring to an Internet address or name a domain or domain ...

www.networkworld.com/article/3268449/internet/what-is-dns-and-how-does-it-work.html

Apr 11, 2018 ... The Domain Name System resolves the names of internet sites with their ... The numbers, in this case are IP addresses, which computers use to ...