• A graphic image or picture of a program or task designed to represent that program or task.  1
  • In a GUI, a picture or drawing which is activated by “clicking” a mouse to command the computer program to perform a predefined series of events.  2


  1. Legal Electronic Document Institute, Basic Principles of Automated Litigation Support (2005).
  2. Formerly American Document Management, Glossary of Terms, now 5i Solutions Glossary.
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