TLD

(Top Level Domain) The last (right-hand) part of a complete Domain Name. For example in the domain name www.matisse.net “.net” is the Top Level Domain.

There are a large number of TLD’s, for example .biz, .com, .edu, .gov, .info, .int, .mil, .net, .org, and a collection of two-letter TLD’s corresponding to the standard two-letter country codes, for example, .us, .ca, .jp, etc.

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