- clipboard clip‧board [ˈklɪpbɔːd ǁ -bɔːrd] noun [countable]1. a small flat board with a piece of metal or plastic on top for holding pieces of paper so that you can write on them2. COMPUTING a part of a computer memory that stores sections of text while you move them from one part of a document to another, or to another document
* * *clipboard UK US /ˈklɪpbɔːd/ noun [C]► a board with a clip at the top which holds sheets of paper in place, and which provides a surface for writing on: »
She was approached by a market researcher with a clipboard.► IT an area for storing information temporarily in a computer when you are moving it from one position or document to another: »
You draw the shape somewhere on your worksheet, click on it, and copy it to the clipboard.
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Clipboard — Clipboard … Deutsch Wörterbuch
clipboard — n. a small writing board with a clip attached at the top for holding papers. [WordNet 1.5] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
clipboard — 1907, from CLIP (Cf. clip) (2) + BOARD (Cf. board) (n.1). Portable board with a hinged clip at the top to hold papers … Etymology dictionary
clipboard — (izg. klìpbōrd) m DEFINICIJA inform. dio memorije predviđen za privremeno spremanje podataka i njihov transfer među raznim programima ETIMOLOGIJA engl … Hrvatski jezični portal
clipboard — ► NOUN ▪ a small board with a spring clip at the top, used for holding papers and providing support for writing … English terms dictionary
clipboard — ☆ clipboard [klip′bôrd΄ ] n. a portable writing board with a hinged clip at the top to hold papers … English World dictionary
Clipboard — For the clipboard used in software, see Clipboard (software). A wooden clipboard A clipboard is a thin, rigid board with a clip at the top for holding paper in place. A clipboard is typically used to support paper with one hand while writing on… … Wikipedia
Clipboard — Clịp|board 〈[ bɔ:d] n. 15〉 1. Klemmbrett für Notizblätter 2. Gestell mit plakatgroßen Blättern für Besprechungen u. Konferenzen ● Pläne mit Filzstift auf ein Clipboard zeichnen [<engl. clip „Klammer“ + board „Brett“] * * * Clipboard [engl.] … Universal-Lexikon
clipboard — [[t]klɪ̱pbɔː(r)d[/t]] clipboards 1) N COUNT A clipboard is a board with a clip at the top. It is used to hold together pieces of paper that you need to carry around, and provides a firm base for writing. 2) N COUNT In computing, a clipboard is a… … English dictionary
clipboard — UK [ˈklɪpˌbɔː(r)d] / US [ˈklɪpˌbɔrd] noun [countable] Word forms clipboard : singular clipboard plural clipboards 1) a small board that you can attach papers to, so that you can write on them easily while you are moving around 2) computing the… … English dictionary