Definition of Gopher:

  1. A burrowing rodent with fur-lined pouches on the outside of the cheeks, found in North and Central America.

  2. Simple text storage and retrieval scheme used in early years of online search, now replaced by advanced search engines such as Google.

  3. A menu-based system for internet searching and document retrieval, largely superseded by the World Wide Web.

  4. A tortoise of dry sandy regions that excavates tunnels as shelter from the sun, native to the southern US.

How to use Gopher in a sentence?

  1. However, the northernmost range of the gopher tortoise is limited to southern South Carolina.
  2. The Gopher system enabled documents to be listed in a readable, hierarchical method that was relatively easy to navigate.
  3. First, it is likely that the bag fragment was carried underground by a squirrel, gopher or other burrowing rodent.

Meaning of Gopher & Gopher Definition