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browse

the young twigs, shoots, leaves, etc., on which certain animals feed

browse

[brau̇z]
(biology)
Twigs, shoots, and leaves eaten by livestock and other grazing animals.
To feed on this vegetation.
(computer science)
Any method for looking at information stored in a computer in a random manner, usually using a cathode-ray tube or other electronic display.
(graphic arts)
Rapid examination by means of a reader screen of the individual frames of a multi-image microform; used in searching for or processing a specific image.

browse

(1) On the Web, browse means to move from link to link to view the contents of Web pages. See Web browser.

(2) To view the contents of a file. See file viewer and graphics viewer.

(3) To view the file hierarchy on a disk. Browse is a primary function of a file manager, letting users peruse the files by name that are on the computer's drives. The browse function is also built into every Open and Save operation in an application. It allows the user to locate a file in order to open it and to select a folder in which to save a newly created file. See file manager.

(4) To view and edit a flow chart of a system created in a program specialized for visual system design.

(5) To view and edit a class hierarchy of objects in an object-oriented programming language. See object-oriented programming.
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Private browsing does not anonymize the user or block any site or advertiser from tracking what they view online.
We used linear regression analysis to determine 1) the relationship between the cumulative shoot removal measured with the simulated browsing photographic/GIS technique (indirect) and the direct measurements, and 2) the relationship of biomass removal to cumulative shoot length removal associated with the indirect and direct measurement techniques.
According to the company, operators can brand the user experience by defining headers, footers, messages, text attributes, titles and backgrounds, while subscribers can mirror desktop browsing habits with favourites and history.
Branches or leaves containing no resources are not displayed in the browsing interface, which allows collection developers to enter or import a large taxonomy for use when cataloging resources without unnecessarily cluttering the selection presented to end users.
We are delighted to bring the wonder of the browsing experience with Opera Mini, said Michele Curran, Vice President for Data Services at Sun Cellular.
Many factors influence the height to which a given plant can grow, including climate, recent weather, and browsing pressure.
Symyx Vault provides a single, comprehensive platform for ELN documents that can span the entire R&D organization, supporting document browsing and searching, enterprise-level security and auditing, and configurable and highly flexible document workflow.
Diameters at points of browsing (DPB) and diameters of unbrowsed twigs (DUT) were randomly measured for each plant species represented by browsed twigs.
In Firefox 2, tabbed browsing has been further improved with the addition of individual close buttons on each tab, enhanced tab navigation features, and a session restore system that automatically restores previously-open windows and tabs when a new browsing session is started.
Key words: browsing, ecosystems, moose, soil, vegetation
CAPE TOWN, South Africa & PARIS -- Cellicium[TM], an Esmertec[TM] (SWX:ESMN) company, today announced the successful implementation and adoption of its leading USSD1 Browsing solution by Sonatel Mobiles, Senegal's mobile telecommunications service provider.
We hypothesized that browsing by moose has changed the plant species composition, the availability of browse, and influenced forest successional patterns.