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graphical user interface Line breaks: graph|ic¦al user inter|face
(abbreviation: GUI)

Definition of graphical user interface in English:

noun

Computing
A visual way of interacting with a computer using items such as windows, icons, and menus, used by most modern operating systems.
Example sentences
  • Linux offers graphical user interfaces with high resolution, multiple windows and menus.
  • New in this system are Windows-based drop-down menus and graphical user interface icons.
  • Within three years, fewer than 100 people invented computer networking, client-server computing, graphical user interfaces, and laser printing.

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