COOKIES

noun. Small records that are stored by default on computers which supply files pertaining to online sites someone has visited. They allow the web hosts to trace people's behavior online for marketing purposes.

COOKIES: "I've grown rather tired of the computer asking me if I will allow cookies."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "COOKIES," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cookies/ (accessed October 17, 2019).
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