Meaning of “space bar” in the English Dictionary

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"space bar" in American English

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space barnoun [ U ]

us /ˈspeɪs ˌbɑr/

a long key on a computer or typewriter that you press to make an opening between words

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

"space bar" in Business English

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space barnoun [ C, usually singular ]

also spacebar uk us IT

on a computer keyboard, the long bar below the letter keys that you press in order to make a space between words

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

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