Definition of surface
verb - transitive
- in a computing user interface, to present something to the user. Often used in reference to settings.
We should really surface the 'turn off all email notices' setting in the user profile.
- See more words with the same meaning: computer slang.
- to present openly.
Citation from Complete Idiot's Guide to A Career in Computer Programming, Jesse Liberty, 1999 blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':
|Definitions include: "your."|
|Definitions include: "no".|
|Definitions include: to "invent" a solution to a problem that has already been solved, or to implement yet another solution to a solved problem.|
|Definitions include: "hate".|
|Definitions include: the place where all deleted, lost, or misdirected data goes to.|
|Definitions include: mainframe or mainframes.|
|Definitions include: the typical amount of computing resources taken up by a computer program.|
|Definitions include: to transform data so that it's easier to process.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "oh, I see".|
|Definitions include: "your".|
|Definitions include: By analogy from the same-named measurement in analog electronics.|
|Definitions include: any email that is unpleasant in tone or content.|
|Definitions include: "except for".|
|Definitions include: According to Oxford University Press Blog:|
|Definitions include: in a non-computing context, to search.|
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|Definitions include: acronym for "New Year's Eve".|
|Definitions include: A political ideology marked by the refusal of its adherents to admit that a policy (or set of policies) has any resemblance to Socialism.|
|Definitions include: a party where there are a lot more girls than guys.|
|Definitions include: Noun : Powerful expulsion of liquid turds which is often accompanied by a deep booming sound and painful abdominal cramping.|
|Definitions include: When you can't explain something. It's how you end a sentence instead of trailing off.|
|Definitions include: to reduce expenses.|
|Definitions include: "truth" that a person claims to know regardless of actual facts.|
|Definitions include: an extremely attractive woman with striking sex appeal.|
|Definitions include: a mullet.|
|Definitions include: to flatulate.|
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