Meaning of INTERFACE in English
< jargon > A boundary across which two systems communicate. An interface might be a hardware connector used to link to other devices, or it might be a convention used to allow communication between two software systems. Often there is some intermediate component between the two systems which connects their interfaces together. For example, two EIA-232 interfaces connected via a serial cable.
See also graphical user interface , Application Program Interface .
FOLDOC computer English dictionary. Английский словарь по компьютерам FOLDOC. 2012