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"footer" in British English

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footernoun [C]

uk   /ˈfʊt.ər/  us   /ˈfʊt̬.ɚ/
a ​piece of ​text, such as a ​pagenumber or a ​title, that ​appears at the ​bottom of every ​page of a ​document or ​book
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  • footer noun [C] (GRAMMAR)

specialized language a phrase that is ​placed at the end of what you ​want to say, before the ​subject
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-footersuffix

uk   /-fʊt.ər/  us   /-fʊt̬.ɚ/
the ​statednumber of ​feet in ​length: Our boat's a 40-footer.
(Definition of footer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"footer" in Business English

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footernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈfʊtər/ IT
a ​piece of ​text, such as a ​pagenumber or a ​title, that appears at the ​bottom of every ​page of a ​document: The ​programsavesroom at the ​top of each ​page of a ​document for a ​header, and at the ​bottom of each ​page for a footer.
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(Definition of footer from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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