Definition of windowing in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈwindōiNG/


The use of windows for the simultaneous display of more than one item on a screen.
Example sentences
  • My wife uses a monitor with a 12 ‘color screen, too small for any type of windowing software.’
  • One Linux user's windowing interface need not look - or act - anything like anyone else's.
  • The standard for OpenGL is an open one, independent of hardware platforms, windowing systems and operating systems.

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Syllabification: win·dow·ing

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