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Meaning of BOOKMARK

Pronunciation:  'bûk`mârk

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a marker (a piece of paper or ribbon) placed between the pages of a book to mark the reader's place

BOOKMARK is a 8 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: bookmarker
 See Also: marker



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Book"mark`\, n.
Something placed in a book to guide in finding a particular
page or passage; also, a label in a book to designate the
owner; a bookplate.

Computing Dictionary

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.