noun, Computers.
a row at the bottom of a window that displays information about the window, as the status of a Web page load or details of an open document.
a narrow horizontal area at the foot of a computer screen or window in which details are displayed about the program that is running or the document that is being edited

a strip along the bottom of a software or Internet application that indicates what is happening with a task or information like date, time, cursor or scroll position, page number, open applications, etc.
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