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English definition of “hypertext”

hypertext

noun [U]     /ˈhaɪ.pə.tekst/ US  /-pɚ-/ specialized
a way of joining a word or image to another page , document , etc. on the internet or in another computer program so that you can move from one to the other easily : The Web is based on hypertext links that allow people to easily move from document to document .Computer concepts
(Definition of hypertext noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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