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Google

See also: google

EnglishEdit

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Wikipedia

The logo of Google.

EtymologyEdit

The company was named for a misspelling of googol, or one followed by a hundred zeros, alluding to the site's purpose of providing easy access to vast amounts of information.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Google

  1. a particular Internet company
  2. (computing) a search engine that popularized the company of the same name

Usage notesEdit

This term may have trademark status.

Derived termsEdit

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VerbEdit

Google (third-person singular simple present Googles, present participle Googling, simple past and past participle Googled)

  1. alternative case form of google

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English Google.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡuːɡəl/, [ˈɡuːɡəl], [ˈɡuːɡl̩]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Goo‧gle

Proper nounEdit

Google

  1. Google (search engine)

Usage notesEdit

  • This noun has no gender and no plural form.[1]

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.duden.de/rechtschreibung/Google