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user interface

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Definition of user interface in English:

noun

Computing
The means by which the user and a computer system interact, in particular the use of input devices and software.
Example sentences
  • They may be computer scientists with a user interface or information systems background.
  • That meant both the user interface and the database structure had to be different for each trial.
  • A simple change to the user interface that used graphics in place of menus made all the difference.

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