What is bullet?

bullet meaning in Information Science terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
In printing, word processing, and Web page design, a small graphical element, usually in the shape of a: 

  • small circle,
  • large dot,
  • square,
  • diamond, or
  • other shape.

used to emphasize a part of a text or to itemize an unnumbered list. Such a list is said to be bulleted.  


reference: ABC-CLIO