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browser in Computers topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbrowserbrows‧er /ˈbraʊzə $ -ər/ ●●○ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 a computer program that finds information on the Internet and shows it on your computer screen 🔊 a Web browser
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browserThe end user must have an Internet browser capable of accepting and playing the applet.With many browsers and server programs available, Netscape will lose its dominant position in the business.Eric Hahn will replace Marc Andreessen, the 26-year-old wonder boy who helped to write the Mosaic browser.My browser really is incredibly slow.If that's still too heavy, Netscape 2.Ox is better than no browser at all.All you have to do is start up your Web browser.To understand what a plug-in is, try thinking of your browser as a vacuum cleaner.