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1. A brief section of text or another feature that appears alongside a more detailed discussion of a subject, often separated graphically in a box.
2. Law A conference between a judge and the attorneys of a case being tried, held outside of the jury's range of hearing.


1. (in a newspaper, website, etc) a short article placed alongside and providing additional information about a longer one
2. any subsidiary or supplementary thing



1. a short news feature alongside and highlighting a longer story.
2. a typographically distinct section of a page, as in a book or magazine, that amplifies or highlights the main text.
3. a conference between the judge and lawyers out of the presence of the jury.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sidebar - (law) a courtroom conference between the lawyers and the judge that is held out of the jury's hearing
consultation - a conference between two or more people to consider a particular question; "frequent consultations with his lawyer"; "a consultation of several medical specialists"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
2.sidebar - a short news story presenting sidelights on a major story
news article, news story, newspaper article - an article reporting news
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4 doesn't seem to do much to the overall interface except reintroduce the sidebar and add a Media Picker.
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is three sidebar paragraphs expanding on concept of world trade.
A two-page sidebar, Aces over the Pacific, discusses the exploits of Marine flyers Gregory "Pappy" Boyington, Robert Galer, and JohnSmith; Navy pilots Edward "Butch" O'Hare and David McCamp bell; and Army Air Force aviators Neel Kearby and Richard Bong.
The journal hopes to increase the level of comfort with statistics for all readers by resurrecting the Statistical Sidebar feature, so that results sections will be more approachable.
You can access the sidebar by swiping from left to right while apps will appear if you do the other way around.
Each short chapter begins with a timeline and a sidebar naming materials, tools, and some of the distinctive artists in that field.
Google has come up with the design to highlight playlists by putting them front and center in the left sidebar.
Bing added a "snapshot" answer at the top of the middle column for some search results and revamped the social sidebar on the right (for searchers who have Bing connected to their Facebook accounts).
The filter sidebar allows users to easily select different filters to apply to a PubMed search.
India, July 13 -- Microsoft Windows Vista and Windows 7 users have been advised to completely disable their Windows Sidebar and Gadgets, in response to what appears to be a serious security risk.
This seventh in the series * of Promoting Your Practice Online articles addresses a simple yet important website tip that many people overlook: your sidebar content.