Definition of interface noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈɪntəfeɪs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈɪntərfeɪs//
    Computer software, Using a computer, Computer programming
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  1. 1 (computing) the way a computer program presents information to a user or receives information from a user, in particular the layout of the screen and the menus the user interface Wordfindercode, data, functionality, input, interface, keyword, operating system, program, retrieve, software See related entries: Computer software, Using a computer, Computer programming
  2. 2 (computing) an electrical circuit, connection or program that joins one device or system to another the interface between computer and printer
  3. 3interface (between A and B) the point where two subjects, systems, etc. meet and affect each other the interface between manufacturing and sales
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: interface