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Universal Resource Identifier

<World-Wide Web> (URI, originally "UDI" in some WWW documents) The generic set of all names and addresses which are short strings which refer to objects (typically on the Internet). The most common kinds of URI are URLs and relative URLs.

URIs are defined in RFC 1630.

W3 specification.



Nearby terms: Universal Description, Discovery, and Integration Universal Disk Format universal quantifier Universal Resource Identifier Universal Resource Locator Universal Serial Bus universal thunk