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to use a software application to look for and read documents on the Internet that are written in HTML-code

browse v.

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[C] a software application that is used to look for and read documents on the Internet

browser n.

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- [C] a reserved area of memory where data can be stored for a short time
- to store data in a reserved area of memory for a short time

buffer n., v.

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[C] an error in software or the chip layout that causes repeated malfunctions

bug (also glitch) n.

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included as part of an application and accessible by end-users

built-in a.

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- [C] software and/or services included with a new computer at no extra cost
- to include computer software or services with a new computer at no extra cost

bundle n., v.

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[C] a set of wires through which data is transmitted from one part of a computer system to another

bus n.

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relating to business software that enables companies to exchange services, information or products online

business-to-business (B2B) a.

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relating to business software that enables companies and consumers to exchange services, information or products online

business-to-consumer (B2C) a.

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[C] a unit of digital information that consists of 8 bits

byte n.

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[C] a temporary high-speed storage area for copies of data that is often needed while a program is running

cache n., v.

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[C] the part inside a computer to which chips are attached, allowing the computer to do specific things

card n.

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- to save a particular state of a program, esp. the information currently displayed
- [C] the act of saving a particular state of program, esp. the info currently displayed

capture v., n.

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[C] a software tool or online service that you use to check things, e.g. grammar and spelling

checker (also check) n.

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[C] a small square in a dialog box that you can click to leave a Web site

checkout button n.

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[C] a group of integrated circuits (chips) that are used together to perform a specific function

chipset n.

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[C] a workstation or a software program a personal computer, both of which rely on a server to perform certain tasks

client n.

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[C] a special memory area (buffer) which is used to transfer text or graphics within a document or between documents

clipboard n.

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- [C] a group of computers, connected together to improve computing power
- to connect a group of computers together to improve computing power

cluster n., v.

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- [U] written computer instructions
- to write computer instructions

code n., v.

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[U] software designed to help people to work together on a project with computers

collaboration software (also groupware) n.

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[C] an instruction given to the computer by means of keyboard, mouse or voice command

command n.

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(of software and hardware) (~ with) able to work together

compatible a.

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[C] a computer program that translates a high-level programming language into machine code

compiler n.

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to code data in a format that takes up less space and is faster to transmit

compress v.