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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bookmark  \Book"mark`\,  n. 
  Something  placed  in  a  book  to  guide  in  finding  a  particular 
  page  or  passage;  also  a  label  in  a  book  to  designate  the 
  owner;  a  bookplate. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bookmark 
  n  :  a  marker  (a  piece  of  paper  or  ribbon)  placed  between  the 
  pages  of  a  book  to  mark  the  reader's  place  [syn:  {bookmarker}] 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  bookmark 
 
    A  user's  reference  to  a  document  on  the 
  {World-Wide  Web}  or  other  hypermedia  system,  usually  in  the 
  form  of  a  {URL}  and  a  title  or  comment  string. 
 
  Most  World-Wide  Web  and  {Gopher}  {browsers}  can  save  and  load 
  a  file  of  bookmarks  to  allow  you  to  quickly  locate  documents 
  to  which  you  want  to  refer  again 
 
  (1997-06-09) 
 
 




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