fill-out form

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fill-out form definition

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A type of user interface used, for example, on the World-Wide Web, to organise a set of questions or options for the user so that it resembles a traditional paper form that is filled out. Typical query types are: fill-in-the-blank (text), menu of options, select zero or more, or select exactly one ("radio buttons").
Most World-Wide Web browsers support fill-out forms. Overview (http://ncsa.uiuc.edu/SDG/Software/Mosaic/Docs/fill-out-forms/overview.html).
(1998-03-24)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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