- a row or rows of buttons on a display screen that are clicked on to select various functions in a software application or web browser.
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- a horizontal row or vertical column of selectable buttons displayed on a computer screen, allowing the user to select a variety of functions
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Among 100-odd new features in Excel 3.0 is a row of "buttons" on the screen called the Toolbar. Located under the pull-down menus, the Toolbar provides rapid access to frequently used commands. ["Popular Science," April 1991.]
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