Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun interface

4 senses of interface

Sense 1
interface -- ((chemistry) a surface forming a common boundary between two things (two objects or liquids or chemical phases))
       => surface -- (the extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object; "they skimmed over the surface of the water"; "a brush small enough to clean every dental surface"; "the sun has no distinct surface")

Sense 2
interface, user interface -- ((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)
       => program, programme, computer program, computer programme -- ((computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute; "the program required several hundred lines of code")

Sense 3
interface -- (the overlap where two theories or phenomena affect each other or have links with each other; "the interface between chemistry and biology")
       => overlap, convergence, intersection -- (a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena; "there was no overlap between their proposals")

Sense 4
interface, port -- ((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))
       => computer circuit -- (a circuit that is part of a computer)

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