HyperDic: desktop

English > 2 senses of the word desktop:
NOUNlocationdesktopthe top of a desk
artifactdesktop, background, screen background(computer science) the area of the screen in graphical user interfaces against which icons and windows appear
desktop > pronunciation
Soundsdeh'sktaa.p
RhymesAesop ... workshop: 48 rhymes with aap...
English > desktop: 2 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningThe top of a desk.
Broadertop, top side, upper side, upsideThe highest or uppermost side of anything
English > desktop: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
Meaning(computer science) the area of the screen in graphical user interfaces against which icons and windows appear.
Synonymsbackground, screen background
Categorycomputer science, computingThe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
Broaderscreen, CRT screenThe display that is electronically created on the surface of the large end of a cathode-ray tube
Spanishescritorio, fondo de escritorio, fondo de pantalla
Catalanfons de pantalla

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