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 History of this Word

"browse" is from "broust" (young shoot, bud), spoken in France during 1250-1500 A.D.


"Netscape" and Microsoft's "Internet Explorer" are examples of common browsers.

Words related to this meaning

grammar is noun

"browser" is a part of Internet


browser illustration Computer software that enables access to the Internet and World Wide Web via a communications device such as a modem. Enables one to see web pages and websites as well as communicate with others. Created by computer people and can be set to display information in various ways.

Examples of how the word is used

browser illustration We prefer the approach of optimizing web pages such that they look good regardless of the browser being used
browser illustration When you install this application on your browser it enables you to view Web page animations