One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1A connection between documents or applications which enables material from one source to be incorporated into another, in particular a facility which automatically updates material in a document when an alteration is made to the document from which it originated.
- ‘Officials said the hot link would also be helpful in the exchange of information about pollution incidents, search and rescue, and pollution controls.’
- ‘If the Super Bowl ads aren't doing the job, neither will banner ads or hot links off of a portal.’
- ‘So far at least ten webmasters have hot links successfully enabled on their web pages.’
- ‘A wizard leads users through the steps required to upload images on a Web site and add GIS functionality such as zooms, pans and hot links.’
- ‘Participants will be charged a flat, annual ‘space’ fee of $2,500 that includes hot links and keyword search capabilities.’
- 1.1 A hypertext link.
- ‘Have a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday, and go peruse my portal if you need a fix of hot links.’
- ‘Over 3,000 vendor listings in 270 categories, such as drying and dehumidification of paper and microfilm records, are featured, along with hot links to vendor Web sites.’
- ‘They didn't include my footnotes (where I referred to Internet-accessible sources), so I've put them into my own version as hot links.’
- ‘The alert comes in with the name of the author, the blog, the first few lines of the content and a hot link to the source.’
- ‘It offers fare comparisons, terms and conditions, and hot links to airlines' Web pages.’
- ‘And you just go to the main page as well, and there are some hot links to it if you like.’
- ‘Users can click on a hot link to a summary and find plants suitable to their location or find trial site locations and cooperators' names and e-mail addresses.’
- ‘We will have a hot link to their site so that soon anyone signing on can order on the spot and we will have the exclusive contract to deliver to the home.’
- ‘There's also tighter integration: for example, you can highlight hot links in mail messages to launch the browser.’
- ‘Perhaps it's becoming more about portals than Pontiacs, hot links than Lincolns.’
- ‘The Edition 3 instructions are values based rather than process driven and written with minimum reliance on rules and red tape in simplified language and with direct hot links to information.’
Connect (two documents) by means of a hotlink.
- ‘Sutherland says that information produced by teams was hot-linked to the other models, so that the entire 3D database was coordinated in dimensional and locational attributes.’
- ‘A massively revised list, with approximately 70 hot-linked entries, is now available here.’
- ‘If you hot-link to my site then a lot of the images will no longer load.’
- ‘They don't want any direct reproduction of or ‘hot-linking’ to the pictures there, so I won't.’
- ‘The World Atlas included in the package has maps hot-linked to the articles, with over 21,000 images.’
- ‘If your website won't allow that, fair enough, then just hot-link.’
- ‘How long before keywords in messages are hot-linked to sponsored sites?’
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