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Cyberspace

Cyberspace

WordNet



noun


(1)   A computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange
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Etymology


A portmanteau of cybernetics and space, coined by science-fiction writer William Gibson in his 1982 short story collection Burning Chrome and popularized in his 1984 novel Neuromancer.

Noun


  1. A world of information through the Internet.
  2. A three-dimensional representation of virtual space in a computer network.