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noun [countable] computing     front end pronunciation in British English
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singularfront end
pluralfront ends
  1. 1
    the parts of a computer system that the user sees and uses

    We have an immediate need for a full-time, in-house front end Web Designer for our client-facing websites.

  2. 3
    the part of something, especially a vehicle, that is at the front

    From the tip of its imposing front end right through to the unique, bold rear quarters, this car is an exciting new arrival.


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