a link between two files, as between a spreadsheet and a document, such that a change in one effects a change in the other.
a hypertext link; hyperlink.
A mechanism for sharing data between two application programs where changes to the data made by one application appear instantly in the other’s copy.
Under System 7 on the Macintosh the users establishes a hotlink by doing a “Create Publisher” on the server and “Subscribe” on the client.
Under Windows 3 it’s “Cut Special”(?) and “Paste Special” (as opposed to the normal Cut and Paste).
noun a collection of favorite or frequently used Web sites or those about a specific topic; also called bookmarks , favorites , also written hot list World-Wide Web (From hypertext “hot spot”) A document on the World-Wide Web or a user’s browser configuration file containing hypertext links, often unorganised and undocumented, to notable pages on […]
- Hot list
noun See hotlist
verb To poison or otherwise treat a drug dose to render it fatal; give someone a ”hot shot”: You hot-loaded the cocaine, knowing it would kill her (1980s+ Narcotics)
[hot] /hɒt/ adjective, hotter, hottest. 1. having or giving off heat; having a high temperature: a hot fire; hot coffee. 2. having or causing a sensation of great bodily heat; attended with or producing such a sensation: He was hot with fever. 3. creating a burning sensation, as on the skin or in the throat: […]