English version

scroll

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Design
scrollscroll1 /skrəʊl $ skroʊl/ noun [countable]  1 RECORDa long piece of paper that can be rolled up, and is used as an official document2 AVDDECORATEa design shaped like a piece of rolled up paper
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scrollThe dark squiggles and scrolls are left on the skin to allow the design to set, usually overnight.I take my time before moving on to the birchbark scrolls.Item 2 is the brass scroll which was once part of the Royal Warwickshire regiment's cap badge.The first is labelled: Ojibway music scroll.There is one scroll in particular which Gary wishes me to recover.A paper dragon and a paper tiger dangled from the ceiling; on the walls were scrolls with oriental writing on them.
Related topics: Computers
scrollscroll2 verb [intransitive always + adverb/preposition]  TDto move information on a computer screen up or down so that you can read itscroll through He scrolled through the document.scroll up/down Could you scroll down a few lines?
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scrollJust scroll along and drag the one you want on to the page.The reduction in scrolling and window swapping has made the whole computer feel better and more relaxing to use.Additionally the mouse-based scrolling controls are sensitive, often causing the landscape to blur.Scroll down to see when the website was last updated.If your map covers more than one screen, the first bit will scroll off the top.A sports fan might elect to have the latest sports scores continuously scrolling on to his screen.It was a short document-short enough for you to find each variable by scrolling through the text with the down arrow key.Like so many of its computer counterparts, it's viewed from overhead, the pitch scrolling to follow the action.The menus were unwieldy, the scrolling too slow, and the dedicated terminals too expensive.scroll up/downUse the mouse button to scroll the text down.To browse the groups, click inside the Newsgroups window and scroll up and down using your arrow keys or mouse wheel.But before you start filtering, scroll down and see what's on offer.For more conversation from beyond the grave, scroll down for our useful links.People are reluctant to scroll down unless there's something they want-such as a software driver.
From Longman Business Dictionaryscrollscroll /skrəʊlskroʊl/ verb [intransitive, transitive]COMPUTING to move information on a computer screen up or down so that you can read itscroll up/downYou can scroll up to the top of the document using this bar.→ See Verb table
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Verb table
scroll
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyscroll
he, she, itscrolls
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyscrolled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave scrolled
he, she, ithas scrolled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad scrolled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill scroll
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have scrolled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam scrolling
he, she, itis scrolling
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you, we, theyare scrolling
Past
I, he, she, itwas scrolling
you, we, theywere scrolling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been scrolling
he, she, ithas been scrolling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been scrolling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be scrolling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been scrolling
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