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a computer program that retrieves documents or files or data from a database or from a computer network (especially from the internet)

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Probably two problems that might appear here is a) our UI will be overcomplicated and b) target search machine may not support such kind of searching.
Real emails from the search machine giant are usually personalized and the links always clearly point to Google domains."
The tube these glass fragments are wrapped in is Google's (beta) Patent Search Machine. And the total returns (about seven million patents) include views of the spectacularly successful alongside the discarded--sort of like visiting Main Street storefronts and the dump at the same time.
Version 3.0 of the search machine entry software is used to make automatic entries to the AltaVista search engine.