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English definition of “clipboard”

clipboard

noun [C usually singular] (COMPUTING)    /ˈklɪp.bɔːd/ US  /-bɔːrd/
an area for storing information temporarily in a computer when you are moving it from one position or document to another: You draw the shape somewhere on your worksheet , click on it and copy it to the clipboard.Computer programming and software
(Definition of clipboard noun (COMPUTING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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