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English definition of “web browser”

web browser

noun [C] (also Web browser)
 
 
(also browser) IT, INTERNET
a computer program that makes it possible to read or see information on the internet: Account clients are able to place orders over the internet using their preferred web browser.
(Definition of web browser from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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