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favorites icon

See favicon.


(FAVorites ICON) An icon that is picked up from the website to accompany the site name in the Bookmarks/Favorites bar and on the browser tabs. The browser retrieves the icon by looking for the FAVICON.ICO file on the website. See Favorites.

Favicons on the Browser
In this Chrome browser example, the favicons from The New York Times and Computer Language Company are on the tabs, while various other favicons are displayed on the bookmarks bar.

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Before/After Your Search Term
fault diagnosisfax
fault isolationfax board
fault managementfax gateway
fault resilientfax logging
fault tolerancefax machine
fault tolerantfax/modem
fauxtographyfax over IP
favesfax over VoIP
faviconfax server
Favoritesfax switch

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