[ hahy-per-mee-dee-uh ]
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  1. (usually used with a singular verb) a system in which various forms of information, as data, text, graphics, video, and audio, are linked together by a hypertext program.

Origin of hypermedia

First recorded in 1985–90

Words Nearby hypermedia

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British Dictionary definitions for hypermedia


/ (ˈhaɪpəˌmiːdɪə) /

  1. computer software and hardware that allows users to interact with text, graphics, sound, and video, each of which can be accessed from within any of the others: Compare hypertext

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