- A word or phrase used as a filter to retrieve information from a database or the Internet based on a specific search query.
- A significant or central word in a text, document, or speech.
Mid 19th century: from key, in the sense "something that serves to unlock or explain", + word.
- She entered several keywords into the search engine to find relevant information.
- The keywords used in the article were 'artificial intelligence' and 'machine learning'.
- The keyword was highlighted in bold in the document.
- The marketing team selected keywords to optimize their website for search engines.
- The keyword 'climate change' was mentioned several times in the speech.
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