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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.
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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
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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.
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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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Both apps feature a gray sidebar where the content sections are listed, and a large area for the actual content on the right.
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The bank said that it is launching a USD1.2m film fund to finance young film directors and it will also become an official partner for the Directors' Fortnight sidebar at the Cannes film festival.
iTunes 12.4 doesn't seem to do much to the overall interface except reintroduce the sidebar and add a Media Picker.
Each letter entry features a brief rhyming verse, and an extensive, fact-filled sidebar. For example, complementing "W is for World Trade // People all around the world trade / for products that others make: / Japanese electronics, German cars, / and tasty Swiss chocolate cake." 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.
SIDEBAR: Nader GA, Oliver MN, Finzel JA, Blanchard MT, Stott JL.
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.
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.
I cannot tell you how disturbing the attitude of the sidebar "Paper?