Synonyms for cursor

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Hover the cursor over the marked text, and an explanation should appear.

Hover the cursor over the word and the original text will appear.

Scroll the cursor over the word and the original text will appear.

Hover the cursor over the word and the nature of the correction should appear.

Hover the cursor over the text, and the nature of the correction should appear.

Hover the cursor over the marked text and the nature of the correction should appear.

Hover the cursor over the underscored text and the original text should be displayed.

Hover the cursor over the underscored text to see the nature of the correction.

Pop-up notes will be seen by placing the cursor over the affected word.

Hover the cursor over the underlined text to see a pop-up Transcriber's Note.

WORD ORIGIN

computer sense is 1967 extension of name for the sliding part of a slide rule or other instrument (1590s), earlier "a running messenger" (c.1300), from Latin cursor "runner," also "errand-boy," from curs-, past participle stem of currere "to run" (see current (adj.)).

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nounpointed weapon or symbol
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