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bookmark

noun [C] uk   /ˈbʊk.mɑːk/  us   /-mɑːrk/

bookmark noun [C] (PLACE IN BOOK)

(also bookmarker ) a piece of thick paper, leather, or plastic that you put between the pages of a book so that you can find a page again quickly

bookmark noun [C] (COMPUTING)

B2 the address of a web page that is kept on your computer so that you can find it again easily: Keep this site as a bookmark.

bookmark

verb [T] uk   /ˈbʊk.mɑːk/  us   /-mɑːrk/
B2 to make a record of the address of a web page on your computer so that you can find it again easily: Don't forget to bookmark this page.
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