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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (computer science) the area of the screen in graphical user interfaces against which icons and windows appear;

Usage examples (26)
  • My main desktop is a well resourced MS-Windows XP-Pro system.
  • This desktop is available in the following dimensions:
  • Other than that, the desktop is a pretty familiar affair:
  • Good to know about those HP laptops, but a desktop is the destination. for more
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