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online

on·line [or] on-line

online [or] on-line

 
pronunciation:
an laIn
parts of speech:
adjective, adverb
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: connected to or reached through a computer or computer network.
The bank's online services are convenient to use.The college's course catalog has been online for some years now.
definition 2: designating a computer terminal that is in operation.
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part of speech: adverb
definition 1: while under the direct control of another computer, or while connected to a computer network.
She can work online from her computer at home.People are ordering more and more merchandise online.
definition 2: