browser


browser
browser brows‧er [ˈbraʊzə ǁ -ər] noun [countable]
COMPUTING a computer program that allows users to look at information from the Internet

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browser UK US /ˈbraʊzər/ noun [C]
IT a computer program that makes it possible for you to read or see information on the internet: »

a Web browser

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To explore our products online, you will simply need a browser and internet access.

COMMERCE a person who is looking at goods for sale in a store or on the internet but who may not intend to buy anything: »

We can show you strategies that will help you turn browsers into buyers.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • Browser — Browser …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

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  • Browser — Brows er (brouz [ e]r), n. 1. An animal that browses. [1913 Webster] 2. (Computers) a computer program that permits the user to view multiple electronic documents in a flexible sequence by the process of activating hypertext buttons within one… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • browser — n. A computer program that allows a user to view and use websites. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008. browser A prog …   Law dictionary

  • Browser — Browser: Das Fremdwort mit der Bedeutung »Software zum Verwalten, Finden und Ansehen von Dateien« ist eine seit der 2. Hälfte des 20. Jh.s belegte Entlehnung aus gleichbed. engl. browser, einer Ableitung des Verbs to browse »(in etw.) blättern,… …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • browser — / braʊzə/, it. / brauzer/ s. ingl. [da (to ) browse vagabondare ], usato in ital. al masch. (inform.) [programma per personal computer che permette di collegarsi a una rete telematica e di navigare da un sito all altro] ▶◀ Ⓖ navigatore …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • browser — (n.) in the computer sense by 1985, agent noun from BROWSE (Cf. browse) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • browser — |bráuzer| s. m. [Informática] Programa que permite aceder a páginas e a sítios da Internet e aos recursos neles disponibilizados. = NAVEGADOR • Plural: browsers.   ‣ Etimologia: palavra inglesa …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • browser — /ˈbrauzer, ingl. ˈbrauzə(r)/ [vc. ingl., dal v. to browse «sfogliare»] s. m. inv. (elab.) software di navigazione, navigatore …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • browser — [n] Internet /Web viewing software display program, gateway, Internet service provider, portal, search engine, web crawler, web directory, web spider; concepts 349,770 …   New thesaurus