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hyperlink

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

hyperlink

[′hī·pər‚liŋk]
(computer science)
A highlighted word, phrase, or image in the display of a computer document which, when chosen, connects the user to another part of the same document or to different document (text, image, audio, video, or animation). In electronic documents, these cross references can be followed by a mouse click, and the target of the hyperlink may be on a physically distant computer connected by a network or the Internet.

hyperlink

hyperlink

A predefined linkage between one object and another. A hyperlink typically refers to an icon or text on a Web page that, when clicked or tapped, transfers the user to another part of the page or to another page on the current website or to a completely different website (see hypertext). See also Hyperloop.
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The company said HyperCase Weblinks works within Levit & James' Best Authority, a product for creating a Table of Authorities (TOA).
Within the Biomass Resources section of the website are several other reports, databases, weblinks, presentations, and fact sheets that address environmental issues.
The accompanying CDROM includes a searchable text, chapter summaries, "reflection questions, a hyper-linked glossary, additional bibliographies and updates, research-paper suggestions, and Weblinks to additional graphics, biographies, and bibliographies, [and also includes] notetaking, bookmarking, and highlighting capabilities." ISBN 0-8006-3495-0; both vols.
GF-X is considered to be an additional distribution channel for air freight capacity, and will therefore face competition from other electronic distribution channels (such as weblinks, cargo community systems and other business-to-business trading platforms) as well as traditional distribution methods (such as direct contacts by phone, fax or e-mail).
TBMA has developed its own membership system, WebLinks, that allows us to send a member an e-mail message containing a link to a page on our Web site.
For integrating Ovid with external Web resources, enhancements to Ovid's WebLinks technology allow sites to define and customize links from Ovid records to specific points in non-Ovid Web-based resources.
New York, NY, April 06, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Galaxy Weblinks is happy to announce custom newsletter design service to businesses that use emails to stay connected with their subscribers & customers.
Appendices list water agreements and weblinks to Asian water treaties.
Weblinks which cut out charges to Apple will be banned from June.
The library feature enables all regularly searched weblinks to be stored in one place.
oneSearch reportedly delivers relevant results and instant answers to search queries, removing the need for consumers to navigate through PC Weblinks. oneSearch also provides consumers with access to news, financial information, weather conditions, photos, Web images, and Web and Mobile Websites.