- (in a surveyor's chain) a unit of length equal to 7.92 inches (20.12 centimeters).
- one of 100 rods or loops of equal length forming a surveyor's or engineer's chain.
verb (used with or without object)
- to create links in or to a Web page or electronic document: The page is linked to my online store.
- to have links to a Web page or electronic document: The essay links to three of my published articles.
Words nearby link
Origin of link1
OTHER WORDS FROM linklink·er, noun
synonym study for link
historical usage of link
Example sentences from the Web for linker
There were some large bales of silk which belonged to Mr. Linker.
He shook his head gravely and sadly, adding a few words about Mr. Linker's integrity and his own high principles.
Linker was a disagreeable little man with a pallid face, almost colourless shifty eyes and damp hands.
Linker went on doggedly and shamelessly with his suggestions.
But Mr. Linker is very experienced in elections and thoroughly understands the sort of appeal which impresses the voter.