Meaning of “tick box” in the English Dictionary

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"tick box" in Business English

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tick boxnoun [ C ]

uk us UK US checkbox

a small box on a paper form to put a tick in:

People struggled with the pages of tick boxes on the forms.

IT a small box on a computer screen that you click on to show a choice, to open or close a file, etc.:

A tick box allows you to choose the program to open files.

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