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taskbar

[task-bahr] /ˈtæskˌbɑr/
noun, Computers.
1.
a row of buttons on a display screen that are clicked on to start software applications or switch between open applications or active windows.
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Examples for task bar
  • Your browser may also display a lock or key symbol on its task bar to indicate invoked secure transmission.
  • Click on the start button at the lower left hand corner on the task bar.
British Dictionary definitions for task bar

taskbar

/ˈtɑːskˌbɑː/
noun
1.
a row of selectable buttons and icons typically running along the bottom of a computer screen, displaying information such as the names of running programs
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Contemporary definitions for task bar
noun

a strip along the bottom of a computer screen that indicates what is happening with a task, offers information like date, time, open applications, etc., and allows launching of applications

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computing

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task bar in Science
taskbar
  (tāsk'bär')   
A row of buttons or graphical controls on a computer screen that represent open programs, among which the user can switch back and forth by clicking on the appropriate one.
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