1. <software application>

Any specific type of file produced or edited by a specific application; usually capable of being printed. E.g. "Word document", "Photoshop document", etc.

2. <hypertext> A term used on some systems (e.g. Intermedia) for a hypertext node. It is sometimes used for a collection of nodes on related topics, possibly stored or distributed as one.

3. <computer programming> To write documentation on a certain piece of code.

(01 Aug 2003)

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An original or official paper relied upon as the basis, proof or support of something, such as a book, report or letter that conveys information.

Origin: L. Docere = to teach

(11 Mar 2008)