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IP Address (Internet Protocol Address)

The IP address is a unique 32-bit number used by computers when they communicate to each other in a local network or on the Internet (similar to telephone numbers). An example for IP address is 91.196.125.21. By means of these IP addresses, computers exchange information.

Updated on 02.07.2019

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