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"cursor" in British English

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(Definition of cursor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cursornoun [C]

us   /ˈkɜr·sər/
a movable symbol on a computer screen that shows the point where you can change a text or image: You can move the cursor by using the mouse.
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cursornoun [C]

uk   /ˈkɜːsər/ us  
IT a small image such as a line or an arrow on a computer screen that can be moved to show, for example, where numbers or text can be entered: Position the cursor in the box on the web page, right-click the mouse, and select Paste.
(Definition of cursor from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cursor”
in Korean 커서…
in Arabic سَهْم الفارة في الحاسوب…
in Malaysian kursor…
in Russian курсор…
in Chinese (Traditional) (電腦的)遊標…
in Italian cursore…
in Turkish imleç…
in Polish kursor…
in Spanish cursor, Cursor…
in Vietnamese con trỏ…
in Portuguese cursor…
in Thai เคอร์เซอร์…
in Catalan cursor…
in Japanese (コンピュータ)カーソル…
in Chinese (Simplified) (计算机的)光标…
in Indonesian kursor…
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