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addaword.gifdefinition of Internet of Things

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(also IoT)
a network in which real world objects and living creatures have unique identifiers, enabling them to send and read data automatically
Reports claim the Internet of Things will boost the global economy by trillions of dollars.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 03/04/2014 14:41:00
Definition of Internet of Things from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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