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interface

noun [C]     /ˈɪntəfeɪs/
IT the way in which information is made available to the user on the screen of a computer , mobile phone , etc.: A user-friendly shopping interface is essential if you want to encourage customers to buy online . a user / computer / software interface
the point at which two different systems , activities , etc. have an influence on each other: interface between sth and sth the interface between business and Government interface with sth The decision is based on the need to create a more efficient interface with our customers .
IT a connection between two pieces of electronic equipment : a network interface card / controller
→ See also graphical user interface, GUI
(Definition of interface noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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