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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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Perhaps the associations of the word marker, in the sense of something used to write, as in laundrymarker, work against the combination bookmarker, since bookmarks may mark places, but not in pencil or ink.
Button added: 'I had a bookmarker on the last lap which didn't help.
The processors are built into the FuzeLink(TM) Virtual Bookmarker or can be added to toys or other devices, such as a television remote.
RLMS is in the gaming machine distribution business while Mazooma Interactive Games is specialised in offering digital content to the Internet gaming sector, bookmarkers and export markets.
Options as news sharing or posting are in fact links to these external applications, in this case to social aggregators or bookmarkers like Delicious, and are often also included in the participation bars located next to the news.
But Jones' odds remain as low as 6-1 with some bookmarkers despite Cardiff currently experiencing a poor run in the Championship.
Generally a 10-1 shot before yesterday's news, Carruthers had been taken out of some bookmarkers lists at 10.
As well as the concern over Gerrard's fitness, Benitez found himself the epicentre of fevered speculation before the game with some bookmarkers announcing they had suspended bets on the Spaniard having departed Anfield by the end of the week.
Whether it's producing bookmarkers and brochures, planning special events, or promoting specific workshops, all such activities teach students the how-to's of producing a public message.
Outside bookmarkers were not prepared to do this, he said.
Like many a media outfit, we added Digg and other social bookmarkers to our site and obsess over which stories become popular.