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web browser

A computer program that interprets HTML and other Internet languages and protocols and displays web pages on a monitor.

web browser

Browser Online A software tool–eg, Internet Explorer, Foxfire, Opera that requests and displays HTML documents and other Internet or intranet resources using HTTP; WBs enable Internet navigation to Web sites, by typing in key words or phrases on the subject of interest; once a Web address–or URL–is typed the WB sends the user to a 'home page'. See Surf, URL, Web, Web site.
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Several forms, which appear as separate windows, were constructed for this application, including the form that contains the specialized component that displays web pages, the WebBrowser control.
Further afield there's been little use of mouse gestures beyond the realms of webbrowsers, which is a shamebecauseit's an idea withatasks in the browser.
Netscapeand Mozilla weren't just webbrowsers, they included web design, email and news group software too.
Programming guides and Webbrowsers will also be on display.
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If you like playing with alternative webbrowsers,it's worth grabbing it just to see how different a browser can be.