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hamburger menu

[ ham-bur-ger men-yoo ]
/ ˈhæmˌbɜr gər ˌmɛn yu /
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noun
Digital Technology. an icon or graphic consisting of a stack of three short horizontal lines, which reveals a list of options when tapped or clicked on:To run your routine, open the Home app on your phone, tap the hamburger menu, and select Home Control.
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Also called ham·burg·er i·con [ham-bur-ger ahy-kon], /ˈhæmˌbɜr gər ˌaɪ kɒn/, ham·burg·er but·ton [ham-bur-ger buht-n] /ˈhæmˌbɜr gər ˌbʌt n/ .
Compare kebab menu.

Origin of hamburger menu

First recorded in 2010–15; from the supposed resemblance to a stack of three hamburger patties

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