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What is the full form of INTERNET


INTERNET: Interconnected Network

INTERNET is a short form of Interconnected Network of all the Web Servers Worldwide. It is also called the World Wide Web or simply the Web.

This network contains a huge number of private and public organizations, schools and colleges, research centers, hospitals and a lot number of servers worldwide.

INTERNET full form

How is it formed

The INTERNET is a collection of interconnected networks, i.e. a network of networks. It is formed with the help of interconnected gateways and routers connected each other worldwide.

Functioning Area

It was primarily designed for a work environment and offices but now, it is everywhere for example homes, parks, roads, colleges and research institutions, hospitals even in some remote areas also.

Common Uses

  • To access information available on millions of websites across the world that comprise the World Wide Web
  • To send and receive emails
  • To share photographs, images and audio or video clips with family and friends
  • Online shopping, net banking, online games etc.
  • Video conferencing

INTERNET: INTERNET is also used as a shorten name for International Networking.

Note: Some people think that Internet is not an acronym; it is just a word so there is no full form for INTERNET.


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