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taskbar

Line breaks: task|bar
Pronunciation: /ˈtɑːskbɑː
 
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Definition of taskbar in English:

noun

Computing
A bar at the edge of the display of a graphical user interface that allows quick access to current or favourite applications: run multiple programs and quickly switch among them by clicking the appropriate icon on the taskbar
More example sentences
  • To start, you double-click on the Google icon on your taskbar (or elsewhere).
  • At the bottom of the Windows 98 desktop is a taskbar which contains smaller toolbars.
  • The beep can be disabled with a simple click on the audio icon on the taskbar, which brings up the Audio Setting menu.

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