hotlink

hot•link
[[t]ˈhɒtˌlɪŋk[/t]] n. cmp
1) cmp a link between two files, as between a spreadsheet and a document, such that a change in one effects a change in the other
2) cmp a hypertext link
Etymology: 1990–95

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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