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hy·per·link

 (hī′pər-lĭngk′) Computers
n.
See link1.
v. hy·per·linked, hy·per·link·ing, hy·per·links
v.tr.
To make a hypertext link in (an electronic document or file).
v.intr.
To follow a hypertext link to an electronic document or file.

hyperlink

(ˈhaɪpəˌlɪŋk)
n
(Computer Science) a word, phrase, picture, icon, etc, in a computer document on which a user may click to move to another part of the document or to another document
vb
(Computer Science) (tr) to link (files) in this way
Often shortened to: link

hy•per•link

(ˈhaɪ pərˌlɪŋk)
n.
a hypertext link.
[1990–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hyperlink - a link from a hypertext file to another location or file; typically activated by clicking on a highlighted word or icon at a particular location on the screen
link - (computing) an instruction that connects one part of a program or an element on a list to another program or list
Translations
hyperlinkki
hyperlienhyperlier
hiperligação

hyperlink

[ˈhaɪpəlɪŋk] Nhipervínculo m

hyperlink

[ˈhaɪpərlɪŋk]
nhyperlien m
vt [+ page, text] → hyperlier
to be hyperlinked → contenir des liens hypertextes, être hyperlié(e)
to be hyperlinked to sth → contenir des liens hypertextes vers qch, hyperlier vers qch
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The hyperlink is a basic unit of communication on the Web (Halavais, 2008) and an element that has an important impact on digital journalism.
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Find the System Access Request (SAR) hyperlink at the top center of the WEB LOG homepage and follow its instructions.
The main content page may display basic information on a specific area, and clicking on the hyperlink will display more details on the required element.
Instead, she sets up a single contents page composed of easy-to-create hyperlinks on the first worksheet of the 63-tab file; each hyperlink triggers the opening of its linked workbook.
To speed the process of taking in a page of content at a glance--web writers use headlines, subheads, numbered lists, bulleting and hyperlink navigation.
Blog researchers have suggested the following distinctions between blogs and normal Web pages: the role of the hyperlink (Blood, 2002) and the interactivity it creates (Trammell & Gasser, 2004), frequency of updating content (Blood, 2002), the archive of content (Trammell & Gasser, 2004), and the role of community (Halavais, 2003).
A US Federal Court has stated that the hyperlink patent that British telecomms operator BT is trying to enforce may not actually cover what we know today as hyperlinks.