Definition of the World Wide Web noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

the World Wide Web

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ðə ˌwɜːld waɪd ˈweb//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ðə ˌwɜːrld waɪd ˈweb//
 
(also the Web)(abbreviation WWW)
 
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a system for finding information on the Internet, in which documents are connected to other documents using hypertext links to browse a site on the World Wide Web
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: the World Wide Web