metasearch engine

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metasearch engine

The search engine software that is used to search other search engines. See metasearch site.
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TourScanner, the first meta-search engine* specializing in tours and travel activities, announces the immediate launch of its consumer service online.
While the site did not host torrents, it functioned as a meta-search engine where users could look up torrents from different trackers.
Keywords:Internet, Medical information storage and Retrieval, Medical images, Search engine, Meta-search engine
Expedia TripAdvisor Becomes First Meta-Search to Integrate Full Rail Networks With Flights Internationally.
Gune is a system of meta-search, ie he searches the other sites and generates a single page of results, optimized for small screen phones and smartphones.
Cheapflights Media, formerly Cheapflights Ltd, a UK-based online travel company, has announced expansion of its zugu flights meta-search brand to include hotels price comparison.
com are fulfilled on the airline's own site, the leading travel meta-search has enabled airline partners generate ancillary revenues of almost Rs.
Vivisimo a provider of clustering and meta-search software for organizing search results, has unveiled a free browser utility, the MiniBar, that lets users view clustered search results from any web page.
Meta-search engines do not search the Web themselves.
French meta-search engine provider KartOO has signed an Internet search agreement with Overture Services Inc, a pay-for-performance search provider.
Chapter 12 provides an overview and sampling of the numerous meta-search engines, while Chapter 13 describes other Web search engines and where to learn about them.
A meta-search is a search of many different search engines at once.