applet

(redirected from Applett)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.

ap·plet

 (ăp′lĭt)
n. Computers
A small program designed to be downloaded from the internet to run on a webpage that a user is accessing.

applet

(ˈæplɪt)
n
(Computer Science) computing a computer program that runs within a page on the internet
[C20: from app(lication program) + -let]

app•let

(ˈæp lɪt)
n.
Computers. a small application program that can be called up for use while working in another application.
[1990–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.applet - a Java application; an application program that uses the client's web browser to provide a user interface
application program, applications programme, application - a program that gives a computer instructions that provide the user with tools to accomplish a task; "he has tried several different word processing applications"
Translations

applet

[ˈæplɪt] Napplet m

applet

[ˈæplɪt] (COMPUTING) nappliquette f, microprogramme mapple tart ntarte f aux pommesapple turnover nchausson m aux pommes
References in periodicals archive ?
Uninstallation through Control Panel -- gives administrators added flexibility to allow users to uninstall applications using the standard Windows Add/Remove Programs Control Panel Applett.
Version 8, the Magic Enterprise Edition, includes Internet and Client/Server integration capabilities, visual and dynamic application partitioning, version control, a new application management architecture, a new open API, Java client generation, and applett component integration.