shopping cart



  • noun a software package that records the items that an online buyer selects for purchase together with associated data, e.g. the price of the item and the number of items required


  • A virtual location where items selected for purchase are held for reference, while effecting shopping over the Internet. Before payment, the items in a shopping cart may be reviewed, replaced, removed, modified, and so on.
  • A program enabling the use of a shopping cart (1).