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Related to hypertext: hypertext transfer protocol, Hypertext fiction

hy·per·text

 (hī′pər-tĕkst′)
n.
Digital text that contains hyperlinks to other texts.

hypertext

(ˈhaɪpəˌtɛkst)
n
(Computer Science) computer software and hardware that allows users to create, store, and view text and move between related items easily and in a nonsequential way; a word or phrase can be selected to link users to another part of the same document or to a different document

hy•per•text

(ˈhaɪ pərˌtɛkst)
n.
Computers. data, as text, graphics, or sound, stored in a computer so that a user can move nonsequentially through a link from one object or document to another.
[1960–65]

hy·per·text

(hī′pər-tĕkst′)
A computer-based text retrieval system that enables a user to access particular locations in webpages or other electronic documents by clicking on links within specific webpages or documents.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hypertext - machine-readable text that is not sequential but is organized so that related items of information are connected; "Let me introduce the word hypertext to mean a body of written or pictorial material interconnected in such a complex way that it could not conveniently be presented or represented on paper"--Ted Nelson
machine-readable text - electronic text that is stored as strings of characters and that can be displayed in a variety of formats
object-oriented database - a database in which the operations carried out on information items (data objects) are considered part of their definition
Translations
hipertext
hypertekst
hyperteksti
hipertext
stiklutexti
hipermetin

hypertext

[ˈhaɪpəˌtekst] N (Comput) → hipertexto m

hypertext

[ˈhaɪpərtɛkst]
nhypertexte m
modif
hypertext link → lien m hypertexte
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Hypertext is a form of electronic text in which documents are linked together using an associative system.
Nottingham officially announced the workfollowing the recharterof the Hypertext Transfer Protocol working group by the IESG (Internet Engineering Steering Group).
In the past decade many researchers have investigated the importance of the hypertext system to learning.
Hypertext is highly significant for all disciplines that are concerned with the creation, dissemination, storage, and philosophy of information.
Hypertext is also the basic format for World Wide Web (WWW or Web) documents using Hypertext Markup Language (HTML).
However intimidated my students feel anticipating our study of a hypertext novel, it takes no more than a little description of what we'll engage to make them comfortable.
Pronounced "wicky," it refers to an editable web site or document stuffed with content that is never permanent and is marked up by hypertext.
different hypertext architectures can be matched to an
Hypertext Design Tool- As the World Wide Web becomes an increasingly powerful and ubiquitous medium for disseminating information, writers must move from writing text in linear fashion to creating hypertext documents with links to other documents.
Now, thanks to WhizFolders, you can use similar hypertext features to organize and link your everyday notes.
HYPERTEXT LINKS TO ATTACHMENTS -- lets you create Hypertext links to your attachments.