image map

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An image on a web page that can function as a hyperlink. The term is particularly used for an image in which different parts give different links. For instance, clicking on different rooms in a plan of a house might link to photographs of each room. Originally image maps were executed on the web server but they are now handled in most browsers.

Subjects: Computing.

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