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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. (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;
[syn: interface, user interface]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

interface \interface\ n. 1. a surface forming a common boundary between two things, especially between two fluids. [WordNet sense 1] [WordNet 1.5] 2. (Computers) hardware that links one device with another (especially a computer). [WordNet sense 2] [WordNet 1.5] 3. (Computers) That part of a computer program which controls the way a program interacts with a user; the manner of inputting and outputting of data, and the way information is presented on a computer monitor; also called user interface; as, a graphical user interface; a character-based interface. [PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

user interface n 1: (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 [syn: interface, user interface]
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

user interface (UI) The aspects of a computer system or program which can be seen (or heard or otherwise perceived) by the human user, and the commands and mechanisms the user uses to control its operation and input data. A graphical user interface emphasises the use of pictures for output and a pointing device such as a mouse for input and control whereas a command line interface requires the user to type textual commands and input at a keyboard and produces a single stream of text as output. A user interface contrasts with, but is typically built on top of, an Application Program Interface (API). See also user interface copyright. (1995-02-20)