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in medieval Western Europe, a boy of noble birth in the first stage of the process of attaining knighthood. The page was a household servant at the court of an important feudal lord or king. On reaching the age of 14, he was promoted to the next stage, squire.
In prerevolutionary Russia the term “page” (pazh) designated a court title introduced in 1711. The page and chamber page (kamer-pazh) served the tsar’s family in various ways. Beginning in the second half of the 18th century, pages were pupils at the Corps of Pages (Pazheskii korpus).
["Computer Composition Using PAGE-1", J.L. Pierson, Wiley 1972].
page(1) A segment of a running program that is transferred back and forth between memory and disk (memory for execution and disk for temporary storage). See virtual memory.
(2) A Web page, which is a single HTML file and related multimedia files. See World Wide Web.
(3) A printed page; for example, an 8.5 x 11" sheet of paper.
(4) In videotex systems, a transmitted frame.