See also: bread crumbs
Computing sense: a reference to the German fairy tale Hansel and Gretel, where Hansel leaves a trail of breadcrumbs to find the way back home when venturing into the woods.
- plural of
- (Internet, graphical user interface) A trail of hyperlinks that lead consecutively to the current page, displayed in the page as a guide and a means of navigating easily to any of the pages in the trail.
- Third-person singular simple present indicative form of breadcrumb