Definition of KWIC in English:

KWIC

Line breaks: KWIC
Pronunciation: /kwɪk
 
/

noun

[mass noun, as modifier] Computing
Denoting a database search in which the keyword is shown highlighted in the middle of the display, with the text forming its context on either side.

Origin

1950s: acronym from key word in centre.

Definition of KWIC in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day animalcule
Pronunciation: ˌanəˈmalˌkyo͞ol
noun
a microscopic animal