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double-click

[ duhb-uhl-klik ]
/ ˈdʌb əlˈklɪk /
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verb (used without object)
to click a mouse button twice in rapid succession, as to open a program or select a file: Double-click on the desktop icon.
verb (used with object)
to double-click (a mouse button) or double-click (a program, file, etc.)
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Origin of double-click

First recorded in 1980–85

OTHER WORDS FROM double-click

dou·ble click, noun
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