Definition of wireframe in English:

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wireframe

Pronunciation: /ˈwī(ə)rˌfrām/

noun

Computing
1A skeletal three-dimensional model in which only lines and vertices are represented.
Example sentences
  • A wireframe model of the segmented organ image is then generated to enable interactive, three-dimensional rendering of the selected organ.
  • Site maps, content inventories, wireframes, scenarios, conceptual models - a large part of what we do is defined by how we document ideas and information.
  • Designers have the need to take page-by-page process into account when creating their wireframes, and developers should think beyond their task lists to visualize the system as a complete, smoothly operating whole.
1.1An image or set of images which displays the functional elements of a website or page, typically used for planning a site’s structure and functionality.
Example sentences
  • The most advanced systems have multiple displays, some showing three-dimensional wire-frame graphics slowly turning in space.
  • You also have your layout and visual design, greatly assisted through the use of wireframes.
  • For example, pair up designers and developers to jointly deliver a functional specification or wireframes.

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Syllabification: wire·frame

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