Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope
uniform resource identifier

Short for uniform resource identifier, URI is defined in RFC 1630 as a reference to addresses, names, or objects that apply to registered protocols or name spaces on the Internet. For example, URL (uniform resource locator) and URN (uniform resource name) are forms of uniform resource identifiers.

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