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English definition of “cursor”

cursor

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɜː.sər/ us    /ˈkɝː.sɚ/
B2 a line on a computer screen that moves to show the point where work is being done: You can move the cursor either by using the mouse or by using the arrow keys on the keyboard.
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