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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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Aspects of it will be programmable through scripting in a language "very similar to HyperCard scripting language.
The Versa-cad CAD package is using Hypercard as the standard interface for its utilities on the Macintosh platform.
The presentation comprised several Hypercard screens on "Balance in Art" and incorporated text, graphics and images from the videodisc.
Putting a developmental tool such as HyperCard into the hands of students produces exciting results.
HyperCard was the most dominant software tool used in libraries for bibliographic instruction, library navigation, cataloging, and multimedia.
You don't have to adjust or reconfigure the program for each player, because it creates external command code on HyperCard [for the device it senses].
Presentations are created using HyperCard, QuickTime, and VideoSpigot (an entry-level video editing software package).
This article briefly refers to architectural concepts found in a number of existing hypertext systems including Augment [6], Concordia/Document Examiner [22], HyperCard [8], Hyperties [18], IGD [7], Intermedia [23], KMS [1], Neptune/HAM [4] NoteCards [9], the Sun Link Service [17], and Textnet [20].
For several years the editors have also released the publication in HyperCard format.
The Center has supplied each project classroom at Bowie Elementary with: a telephone, four computers, a printer, a laserdisc player, television connections, microphones, speakers, headphones, video digitizing boards, modems, and CD-ROM drives that are all networked with Ethernet software; and various software for elementary students, including Kid Pix, HyperCard, and Storybook Weaver.
Topics have included: introductory word processing, advanced word processing, databases, telecommunications, network use, CD-ROMs, videodiscs, HyperCard, Aldus Persuasion, HyperStudio, the Internet, spreadsheets, desktop publishing and curriculum models.
The CISP-Tool is an extension of Apple's HyperCard[TM], offering a series of features built on top of the standard HyperCard capabilities.