A cookie is a short text sent to your browser from a website you visit. It allows the website to save information relating to your visit, such as your preferred language and other settings. This can make your next visit easier and make the website more useful for you. Cookies play an important role. Without them, browsing the web would be a much more frustrating experience.
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