glossary

application (or global) scope

This refers to the scope of the singleton conkeror object, defined in components/application.js.

feature

A symbol (given as a string) added to the features list by a module, which other modules can use to tell if that module has been loaded. Features should be lower case, using only hyphens for punctuation. A module which provides a given feature should have that feature name as its file name, plus a .js extension.