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bookmark

Computing
a. an address for a website stored on a computer so that the user can easily return to the site
b. an identifier placed in a document so that part of the document can be accessed easily

bookmark

[′bu̇k‚märk]
(computer science)
Any method of halting the processing of a transaction and holding it, as far as it has been completed, until processing resumes.
A code that is inserted at a particular place in a document or that is associated with a particular document so that the user can easily return to the specified insertion point or document.
A Web page location (URL) which is saved by a user for quick reference.

bookmark

(World-Wide Web)
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.

bookmark

A stored location for quick retrieval at a later date. Web browsers provide bookmarks that contain the addresses (URLs) of favorite sites. Most electronic references, large text databases and help systems provide bookmarks that mark a location users want to revisit in the future. See Favorites, bookmark portal and bookmarklet.
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The bookmarks feature the works of seven teams of poets and artists.
It can't import bookmarks or favorite-site lists you've already created in your browser.
Xmarks is the natural evolution of our bookmark sync product used by millions," said James Joaquin, CEO, Xmarks.
OnlyWire's Bookmark & Share Button drove over 10 million page views its first month.
Instant "Search suggest" to immediately find relevant bookmarks as users type in the search box; and,
Business professionals in the legal, financial, pharmaceutical, IT, and publishing industries as well as in government agencies can reduce the time and resources required to bookmark complex documents and make them Web accessible.
Alternatively Linkman Pro includes the ability to synchronize its XML bookmark databases between different computers.
SEE PAGES 17-18 IN THE GUIDE FOR HOW TO BOOKMARK PAGES OR ADD NOTES.
The Cash's silk bookmark features an image of Lady Godiva and the city's famous three spires.
The winning bookmarks are professionally printed and will be available in the library.
Bookmark House works with Internet Explorer, Opera and Mozilla FireFox, recording browsing history and taking screenshots of visited pages.
Each designed and then made their own bookmark as the charity attempts to get more people reading and bringing old paperbacks through their doors.