udel.edu. There may be many distinct computers within a single domain, or there may be only one. The term "fully qualified domain name" refers to a complete website or other computer's name on the Internet, such as
ip2039.cleveland.myisp.com. The holder of a domain name may delegate almost any number of names within that domain, such as
whimsical.example.com, and so on.
Registered domain names are themselves part of a "top-level domain."
See the top-level domains entry for more
information about top-level domains such as
.fr and so on.
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