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hostname


    Noun

    hostname ( plural: hostnames )

    1. ( computing ) the unique name by which any device attached to a network is known .
    2. ( computing ) ( Internet ) a computer or other network device's Internet domain name; a fully qualified hostname
    3. ( computing ) ( Internet ) the portion of a computer's Internet domain name that comes before the first period; an unqualified hostname

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    host name

    By Wiktionary ( 2010/02/02 00:49 UTC Version )

    Noun

    hostname ( plural: hostnames )

    1. ( computing ) the unique name by which any device attached to a network is known .
    2. ( computing ) ( Internet ) a computer or other network device's Internet domain name; a fully qualified hostname
    3. ( computing ) ( Internet ) the portion of a computer's Internet domain name that comes before the first period; an unqualified hostname

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