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fold·er

 (fōl′dər)
n.
1. One that folds or is folded, such as a booklet or pamphlet made of one or more folded sheets of paper.
2. A flexible cover folded in the center and used as a holder for loose paper: a file folder; a hanging folder.
3. Computers See directory.

folder

(ˈfəʊldə)
n
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a binder or file for holding loose papers, etc
2. a folded circular
3. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a machine for folding printed sheets
4. a person or thing that folds
5. (Computer Science) computing another name for directory5

fold•er

(ˈfoʊl dər)

n.
1. a folded sheet of light cardboard used to hold papers, as in a file.
2. a printed sheet folded into a number of pagelike sections.
3. one that folds.
4. Computers. (in graphical user interfaces) a place on a disk for holding multiple files or other folders in a hierarchical structure, corresponding to a DOS directory or subdirectory.
[1545–55]

folder

A collection of files stored under one heading.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.folder - a small book usually having a paper coverfolder - a small book usually having a paper cover
book - a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together); "I am reading a good book on economics"
blue book - a blue booklet used in universities for writing examinations
ticket book - a book of tickets that can be torn out and used
2.folder - covering that is folded over to protect the contents
covering - an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)
file folder - folder that holds papers together in a filing cabinet
matchbook - a small folder of paper safety matches

folder

noun file, portfolio, envelope, dossier, binder Inside the folder was a single sheet of paper.
Translations
مَحْفَظَةمِلَف، إضْبارَه
deskypořadačsložka
chartekfoldermappeomslag
carpetafólder
kansio
fascikl
mappa
フォルダホルダー
폴더
mapa
mapppärm
ที่เก็บเอกสาร
cặp tài liệuthư mục

folder

[ˈfəʊldəʳ] N (= file) → carpeta f; (= binder) → carpeta f de anillas

folder

[ˈfəʊldər] n
(for papers)chemise f
She kept all her letters in a folder → Elle gardait toutes ses lettres dans une chemise.
(= binder) → classeur m
(= brochure) → dépliant m
(COMPUTING)répertoire m, dossier m

folder

n
(for papers) → Aktendeckel m, → Aktenmappe f
(Comput) → Ordner m
(= brochure)Informationsblatt nt

folder

[ˈfəʊldəʳ] n (file, for papers) → cartella, cartellina; (binder) → raccoglitore m

fold1

(fould) verb
1. to double over (material, paper etc). She folded the paper in half.
2. to lay one on top of another. She folded her hands in her lap.
3. to bring in (wings) close to the body. The bird folded its wings.
noun
1. a doubling of one layer of material, paper etc over another. Her dress hung in folds.
2. a mark made especially on paper etc by doing this; a crease. There was a fold in the page.
ˈfolded adjective
ˈfolder noun
a cover for keeping loose papers together. He kept the notes for his speech in a folder.
ˈfolding adjective
that can be folded. a folding chair.

folder

مَحْفَظَة desky folder Mappe κλασέρ carpeta kansio chemise fascikl cartella ホルダー 폴더 map mappe folder pasta de papéis папка mapp ที่เก็บเอกสาร dosya cặp tài liệu 文件夹
References in classic literature ?
My own opinion is, that however this one-sided horn may really be used by the Narwhale --however that may be --it would certainly be very convenient to him for a folder in reading pamphlets.
Jacquotte, however, was an indefatigable folder of linen, a born rubber and polisher of furniture, and a passionate lover of a perfectly religious and ceremonial cleanliness of the most scrupulous, the most radiant, and most fragrant kind.
In this new version, DoGoodSoft fixed certain bugs by which users will feel more security to protect their important files and folders in the computer.
Washington, June 30 ( ANI ): Microsoft is reportedly planning to support folders for apps on the Start Screen.
1 for iPhones and iPads can help hide your apps and folders from prying eyes or even from kids.
com has releasea a major update of Wise Folder Hider, a Windows application that hides and protects files and folders on the computer from the prying eyes.
Durable alternative to traditional paper folders is anything but manila
Network drives contain folders created to segregate organizational departments or operations located on the same network drive.
Q: In Windows 7, when I arrange a folder the way I like it with details view, is there a way to make all my other folders automatically look the same way by default
Since then, HR/EX/RIM has worked to record timely updates to electronic images of all active Foreign Service employees' performance folders.
Many users don't give much thought to how they arrange their folders and subfolders.
Create a folder and sub-folders on your main computer and load all your publications, FMs and IETMs to these folders.