Metasearch engine

Updated: 07/12/2017 by Computer Hope

metasearch engineA metasearch engine is an Internet tool that queries multiple search engines and then produces its own search results from the data collected. Essentially, when a user does a metasearch, they are not using just one search engine but a combination of many at once; the effect is highly optimized search results. Popular metasearch engines include MetaCrawler, Excite, and Dogpile.

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