(In a graphical user interface) an icon, typically displaying an arrow pointing to the left, that may be selected in order to return to the previous page or screen: click the back button on your browser to return to this page
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- Click any thumbnail to see the full-size diagram, then use your Web browser's Back button to return to this page.
- People are impatient when waiting for pages to download - you only have around 5 seconds before your visitor hits the Back button.
- If a visitor has to click or scroll to figure out what your site is about, the only thing they'll click is the back button.
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