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page

noun [C]
 
 
/peɪdʒ/
(abbreviation p) a side of one of the pieces of paper in a book, newspaper, or magazine, usually with a number printed on it: Open your book and look at page nine. Even the major newspapers let important news slip off the front page.
[often plural] one of the sheets of paper in a book, newspaper, or magazine: A page had been ripped out of the magazine.in the pages of sth There were several interesting articles to be found in the pages of the Wall Street Journal today. the financial/sports/news pages the business/culture/advertising pages
(also web page) INTERNET one part of a website: Your page on the social networking site enables you to share your business profile. We added a jobs page to the website. → Compare home page
IT the text of an electronic document that you can see on a computer screen: You have to scroll down the page to find the information you're looking for.
COMMUNICATIONS a message received on a pager (= a small piece of electronic equipment that moves or makes a noise to tell you to phone someone): send a page to sb I asked the nurse to send a page to the doctor.
be on the same page to have the same ideas as someone else: Everyone in the office has to be on the same page about what our top priorities are.
(Definition of page noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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