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wikitext (uncountable)

  1. (Internet) A lightweight markup language used to format and structure pages in wikis.
    • 2011, Ngoc Thanh Nguyen, Transactions on Computational Collective Intelligence III, page 106:
      It is also possible to extend the wikitext with explicit semantic information encoded with the use of RDF []
  2. (Internet) Content that has been marked up with such a language.
    • 2010, Francisco V. Cipolla-Ficarra, Quality and Communicability for Interactive Hypermedia Systems:
      This latter format, called wikitext, is written by means of a simplified markup language and its style and syntax vary, depending on the different implementations.