en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Domain_name

A domain name is an identification string that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, authority or control within the Internet. Domain names are formed by ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Internet_top-level_domains

This list of Internet top-level domain (TLD) extensions contains top-level domains, which are those domains in the DNS root zone of the Domain Name System of ...

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 ...

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GoDaddy makes registering Domain Names fast, simple, and affordable. Find out why so many business owners chose GoDaddy to be their Domain Name ...

www.lifewire.com/what-is-a-domain-name-2483189

Nov 18, 2018 ... Examples of Internet Domain Names. Here are several examples of what's meant by a "domain name:". lifewire.com; nytimes.com; navy.mil ...

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Since its beginning in 1969, the Internet has grown from four host computer systems to ... In 1983, the University of Wisconsin created the Domain Name System ...

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Jun 23, 2016 ... Have you ever wondered why the most popular domains always end in “.com”? Way back in 1985 when the internet domain name system was ...

www.webopedia.com/TERM/D/domain_name.html

Because the Internet is based on IP addresses, not domain names, every Web server requires a Domain Name System (DNS) server to translate domain names  ...

www.livinginternet.com/i/iw_dns_name.htm

In the Domain Name System... there is a hierarchy of names. The root of system is unnamed. There are a set of what are called "top-level domain names" (TLDs).