Definitions

from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Computer Science A communications protocol that allows for the transmission of data in many forms, such as audio, binary, or video.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. Acronym of Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions, an Internet standard that extends the formatting and content capabilities of email.

Etymologies

from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

M(ultipurpose) I(nternet) M(ail) E(xtensions).

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.