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English definition of “clipboard”

clipboard

noun [C]     /ˈklɪpbɔːd/
a board with a clip at the top which holds sheets of paper in place , and which provides a surface for writing on: She was approached by a market researcher with a clipboard.
IT 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.
(Definition of clipboard noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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