from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See link1.
- transitive v. To make a hypertext link in (an electronic document or file).
- intransitive v. To follow a hypertext link to an electronic document or file.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Some text or a graphic in an electronic document that can be activated to display another document or trigger an action.
- n. An address, URL, or program that defines a hyperlink's function.
- v. To point to another document by a hyperlink.
- v. To add a hyperlink to a document.
- v. To use a hyperlink to jump to a document.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a link from a hypertext file to another location or file; typically activated by clicking on a highlighted word or icon at a particular location on the screen
hyper(text) + link1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
hyper- + link (Wiktionary)