Definition of outliner in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈoutˌlīnər/


A computer application that produces a hierarchically arranged outline of the logical structure of a text document.
Example sentences
  • For example, the web site allows you to purchase their excellent outliner software online.
  • Brilliantly, notebooks are not hierarchic, so no outliners here.
  • That method works well for me because for any moderately lengthy document I'll have used the outliner to put the skeleton of the document in place.

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Syllabification: out·lin·er

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