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bookmark

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noun book·mark \-ˌmärk\

Simple Definition of bookmark

  • : something (such as a piece of paper) that is put in a book to show the place where you stopped reading

  • computers : something (such as a menu entry or icon) that allows you to go quickly and directly to something (such as an Internet site) that you have seen before

Full Definition of bookmark

  1. 1 or book·mark·er play \-ˌmär-kər\ :  a marker for finding a place in a book

  2. 2 :  a menu entry or icon on a computer that is usually created by the user and that serves as a shortcut to a previously viewed location (as an Internet site)


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bookmark

verb book·mark

Simple Definition of bookmark

  • computers : to create a computer bookmark for (something, such as an Internet site)

Full Definition of bookmark

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to create a computer bookmark for <bookmark a Web site>

1985

First Known Use of bookmark

1985



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