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dialog boxnoun [C]

uk   us  
a window (= a ​separatearea on a ​computerscreen) that ​appears and gives the ​person using the ​computerinformation about what they are doing
(Definition of dialog box from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dialog boxnoun [C]

( UK also dialogue box) uk   us  
IT a ​smallbox that appears on a ​computerscreendisplayinginformation for the ​user and ​asking them to answer a ​question or make a ​choice: When the dialog ​box appears, ​click 'OK' to continue or 'Cancel' to ​stop the ​download.
(Definition of dialog box from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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