In database management, an address embedded within the data that specifies the location of data in another record or file.
In programming, a variable that holds the address of another variable or the address of the beginning of an array of variables. When a pointer to an array is used, it is made to point to any element in the array by incrementing or decrementing its contents (incrementing or decrementing the address). See subscript
A symbol used to point to some element on screen. See cursor
See symbolic link