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hyperlink

noun hy·per·link \ˈhī-pər-ˌliŋk\

computers : a highlighted word or picture in a document or Web page that you can click on with a computer mouse to go to another place in the same or a different document or Web page

Full Definition of HYPERLINK

:  an electronic link providing direct access from one distinctively marked place in a hypertext or hypermedia document to another in the same or a different document
hyperlink transitive verb

First Known Use of HYPERLINK

1988
HYPERLINK Defined for Kids

hyperlink

noun hy·per·link \ˈhī-pər-ˌliŋk\

Definition of HYPERLINK for Kids

:  an electronic link that allows a computer user to move directly from a marked place in a hypertext document to another in the same or a different document
hyperlink verb

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