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desktop

noun [C] (COMPUTING)
计算机操作
 
 
/ˈdesk.tɒp/ US  /-tɑːp/
a view on a computer screen which is intended to represent the top of a desk and which contains icons (= small symbols or pictures) that represent files, programs and other features of the computer
(计算机)桌面
The menu bar with its windows is one of the features of the desktop.
具有能打开窗口的菜单条是桌面的特征之一。
Computer concepts
( also desktop computer) a type of computer that is small enough to fit on the top of a desk
台式计算机
→  Compare laptop (computer) , notebook , palmtop (computer) Computer hardware
desktop
 
 
adjective [before noun]
a desktop device/printer/system
台式装置/台式打印机/桌面系统
Computer hardware
(Definition of desktop noun (COMPUTING) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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