point-and-click

adjective

Definition of point-and-click

: of, relating to, or being a computer interface that allows the activation of a file or function by selection with a pointing device (such as a mouse)

First Known Use of point-and-click

1983, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of point-and-click was in 1983

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“Point-and-click.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/point-and-click. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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point-and-click

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of point-and-click

computers : used by pointing to images on a computer screen and pressing a mouse or other device

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