Definition of iconify in English:

iconify

Syllabification: i·con·i·fy
Pronunciation: /īˈkänəˌfī
 
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verb (iconifies, iconifying, iconified)

[with object] Computing
  • Reduce (a window on a screen) to a small symbol or graphic representation of itself so as to make room for other windows.
    More example sentences
    • This tool can be handy for long-running tasks; substitute the program name for the sleep command, and it will iconify the window, do the work and get back in your face when it's done.
    • Windows belonging to the same Window groups can be iconified, killed, moved and shaded all at the same time.
    • They provide the facility which allows you to move your windows around the screen, iconify and maximize them, and kill off those applications which just refuse to go away.

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