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How to enable Chrome’s Touch to Search feature in Android [Tip]

When browsing the web using Chrome for Android, it is inevitable for you to encounter words that you don’t fully understand. To find the meaning or definition of that word, you usually need to open a new tab to conduct a supplementary web search. Now, what if you just want to stay on your current tab? Is there a better way to conduct a web search without the need to open a new browser tab?

Well, there is. In Chrome for Android, it’s called the “Touch to Search” feature. If you want to learn more about it, go ahead and read on.

How to enable Chrome’s new “Touch to Search” feature in Android

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With Chrome’s new “Touch to Search” feature, you can immediately get relevant information such as word definitions, photos and other important details. It’s also hassle-free because you do not need to leave the page that you’re currently on.

Just keep in mind that this feature may not work if your device is running on older Android OS versions. Anyways, you’ll never know unless you give it a try.

via BartekJuszczak [4]