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folder

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noun fold·er \ˈfōl-dər\

Simple Definition of folder

  • : a folded cover or large envelope for holding documents

  • : a collection of files or documents that are stored together on a computer

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of folder

  1. 1 :  one that folds

  2. 2 :  a folded printed circular

  3. 3 a :  a folded cover or large envelope for holding or filing loose papers b :  an organizational element of a computer operating system used to group files or other folders together

Examples of folder in a sentence

  1. <a folder offering tips for heating one's home efficiently>



1552

First Known Use of folder

1552


FOLDER Defined for Kids

folder

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noun fold·er \ˈfōl-dər\

Definition of folder for Students

  1. 1 :  a folded cover or large envelope for loose papers <a manila folder>

  2. 2 :  a folded printed sheet <a travel folder>

  3. 3 :  a part of a computer operating system used to organize files





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