Synonyms for interface

Synonyms for (noun) interface

Synonyms: interface

Definition: (chemistry) a surface forming a common boundary between two things (two objects or liquids or chemical phases)

Similar words: surface

Definition: the extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object

Usage: they skimmed over the surface of the water; a brush small enough to clean every dental surface; the sun has no distinct surface


Synonyms: interface, port

Definition: (computer science) computer circuit consisting of the hardware and associated circuitry that links one device with another (especially a computer and a hard disk drive or other peripherals)

Similar words: computer circuit

Definition: a circuit that is part of a computer


Synonyms: interface

Definition: the overlap where two theories or phenomena affect each other or have links with each other

Usage: the interface between chemistry and biology

Similar words: convergence, intersection, overlap

Definition: a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena

Usage: there was no overlap between their proposals


Synonyms: interface, user interface

Definition: (computer science) a program that controls a display for the user (usually on a computer monitor) and that allows the user to interact with the system

Similar words: computer program, computer programme, program, programme

Definition: (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute

Usage: the program required several hundred lines of code