Meaning of “folder” in the English Dictionary

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

"folder" in American English

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foldernoun [ C ]

us /ˈfoʊl·dər/

(Definition of “folder” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"folder" in Business English

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foldernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfəʊldər/ us

WORKPLACE a piece of plastic or cardboard folded down the middle and used for keeping loose papers in:

She handed me a folder containing the schedule of talks.

IT a place on a computer where files or programs can be stored:

You can back up files and folders with two clicks.
copy sth into a folder Download the document and then copy it into a folder on your computer.
create/open/name a folder

(Definition of “folder” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)