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== Definition ==
A '''DNS server''' is a [[computer]] that [[host]]s [[information]] about [[domain name]]s.
 
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{{Quote|[[translate]]s the [[alphanumeric]] [[domain name]] (for example, "www.microsoft.com") into the [[IP address]].<ref>[[Microsoft Malware Protection Center Glossary]].</ref>}}
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Latest revision as of 23:09, 7 July 2016

Definition[]

A DNS server

translates the alphanumeric domain name (for example, "www.microsoft.com") into the IP address.[1]

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