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Uniform Resource Locator (URL) is a text string specifying where a resource can be found on the Internet.

In the context of HTTP, URLs are called "Web address" or "link". Your browser displays URLs in its address bar, for example

URLs can also be used for file transfer (FTP) , emails (SMTP), and other applications.

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