scroll bar


scroll bar
scroll bar noun (computing)
A shaded strip at the side of a computer screen, to which the mouse is pointed to scroll down or up
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Main Entry:scroll

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scroll bar UK US noun [countable] [singular scroll bar plural scroll bars] computing
a long narrow area at the edge of a computer screen used for moving information up, down, or across the screen
Thesaurus: on the computer screenhyponym computer programs and systemshyponym

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(also scrollbar) n. a long thin section at the edge of a computer display by which material can be scrolled using a mouse

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noun, pl ⋯ bars [count]
computers : a narrow bar along the bottom or side of a window that you click on with a mouse to see parts of the window that are hidden

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ˈscroll bar f15 [scroll bar] noun (computing)
a strip at the edge of a computer screen that you use to ↑scroll through a file with, using a mouse

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • scroll bar — ˈscroll bar noun [countable] COMPUTING the thin bar at the edge of a computer screen with which you move information on the screen up or down, using a mouse * * * scroll bar UK US noun [C] IT ► a long thin strip at the side of a computer window… …   Financial and business terms

  • scroll bar — scroll bars N COUNT On a computer screen, a scroll bar is a long thin box along one edge of a window, which you click on with the mouse to move the text up, down, or across the window …   English dictionary

  • Scroll Bar —   [engl.], Bildlaufleiste …   Universal-Lexikon

  • scroll bar — n a part on the side of a computer screen that you move using a ↑mouse in order to move up or down …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • scroll bar — scroll ,bar noun count a long narrow area at the edge of a computer screen used for moving information up, down, or across the screen …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • scroll bar — ► NOUN ▪ a long thin section at the edge of a computer display by which material can be scrolled using a mouse …   English terms dictionary

  • scroll bar — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms scroll bar : singular scroll bar plural scroll bars computing a long narrow area at the edge of a computer screen used for moving information up, down, or across the screen …   English dictionary

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  • scroll bar — rectangular area at the bottom or side of a window which allows a user to scroll the screen in from side to side or up and down (Computers) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scroll bar — noun a graphical widget in the form of a horizontal or vertical bar, on the edges of a personal computer screen, that is used to move scrollable text or images Syn: slider …   Wiktionary


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