footnote

Definitions

Computing

  • noun a note at the bottom of a page, referring to the text above it, usually using a superior number as a reference

Information & Library Science

  • noun a note, usually in a smaller type size, at the bottom of a page, which refers to the text above and is for reference only

Media Studies

  • noun further information, usually printed at the bottom of a page, about something mentioned in the text above.

Publishing

  • verb to put in footnotes
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