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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.

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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
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hy•per•link

(ˈhaɪ pərˌlɪŋk)
n.
a hypertext link.
[1990–95]
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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
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Translations
hyperlinkki
hyperlienhyperlier
hiperligação

hyperlink

[ˈhaɪpəlɪŋk] Nhipervínculo m
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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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References in periodicals archive ?
Although document-oriented, the Hyperware server relies on database technology and on a multitier architecture to store metadata and manage links, which may also span multiple servers.