absolute cell reference
absolute cell reference[¦ab·sə‚lüt ′sel ‚ref·rəns]
A cell reference used in a formula in a spreadsheet program that does not change when the formula is copied or moved.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
absolute referenceAn address or pointer that does not change. For example, in a spreadsheet, a cell with an absolute reference does not change even if copied elsewhere. Contrast with relative reference. See explicit link.
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