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  1. keyword(n.)

    A word used as an entry point into an index which serves to identify files, records, texts, or other data containing the keyword or some related word, such as a synonym. It is a type of key{15}; as, a boolean combination of keywords is more effective for information retrieval than a single key{15}.


  1. keyword(Noun)

    any word used as the key to a code

  2. keyword(Noun)

    Any word used in a reference work to link to other words or other information.

  3. keyword(Noun)

    A reserved word used to identify a specific command, function etc.

  4. keyword(Noun)

    Any word that occurs in a text more often than normal.

  5. keyword(Verb)

    To tag with keywords, as for example to facilitate searching.

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