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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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of keyword in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of keyword in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anuj Somany:

    Everyone has a keyword that they employ it often in their language, so a person who could recognize it can easily unlock the people's mind to make own word not heard but listened to them.

  2. Scot Glasberg:

    Subtlety has been the keyword I’ve heard from patients over the past year, minimally invasive procedures typically produce subtle aesthetic results and for many people, that is all they want or need at the time.

  3. Jeev Trika:

    Before Google refined their algorithm, getting on the first page of search results often could be achieved with tactics like keyword stuffing and artificial linking schemes, but those days are gone, because of changes to Google’s algorithms, Internet entrepreneurs and Web publishers like myself now go the extra mile to provide websites and articles that are relevant, useful, and written to journalistic standards, and that has made the virtual world a better place.

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