directory directory  /də ˈrɛk tə ri/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an alphabetical list of names and addresses
  2. (n) (computer science) a listing of the files stored in memory (usually on a hard disk)

Usage(s):

  1. and community sites like TripAdvisor are useful for seeing other folks' photos and reviews, only WikiTravel keeps a concise, current directory of nearly 20,000 destinations.
  2. Detailed web directory to Einstein's life and scientific theories.
  3. A PTI cover story explaining Living Will Resources: Here's a directory of websites to find out about the living will law in your state.

News

  1. Leading Online Spa Directory Spahub.com Provides Top 6 Reasons to Incorporate Fish into a Diet

    Online spa directory, Spahub.com has provided the top 6 reasons to incorporate fish into a diet and the importance of the benefits it provides. (PRWeb June 27, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/healthy-food/fish-fountain-of-youth/prweb10877476.htm
    on June 27, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Square Directory Goes Away With Launch Of Square Market

    Square has apparently shut down the Square Directory in favor of the new Square Market. The URL for the former is now redirecting to the latter. This is interesting, considering that Square Directory was only launched this past October. It …
    on June 26, 2013     Source: WebProNews

  3. 2013 National Managed Care Leadership Directory Now Available

    MCOL’s HealthQuest Publishers today released their 2013 edition of The National Managed Care Leadership Directory. Detailed information is available at www.healthquestpublishers.co
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Do you think that there's a directory where someone will find his cellphone number? I think not," Jennings said.
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Marlene Jennings Source: Victoria Times Colonist

  2. "If you think about just how we went about building the site," Zuckerberg said, "the traditional approach would have been to assemble the information and build the directory ourselves"--like a phone book.
    on Jun 15, 2007 By: Mark Zuckerberg Source: CNET News.com

  3. "The mere fact of placing a copy on a shared directory in a computer where that copy can be accessed via a P2P service does not amount to distribution," Judge von Finckenstein said. "Before it constitutes distribution, there must be a...
    on Mar 31, 2004 By: Konrad von Finckenstein Source: Globe and Mail

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