- Of or relating to the initial phase of a project or process: a front-end investment.
- Of or relating to the forward parts of a vehicle: a front-end alignment.
- Of or relating to the part of a software system or online service that the user interacts with: a front-end application.
- Of or relating to the part of a business that is accessible or visible to the general public: front-end operations.
- front end
- Alternative form of front end.
front end - Computer Definition
The head, starting point or input side in a system. For example, it may refer to the graphical interface on a user's workstation where all data are entered or to a communications system, such as a front end processor or TP monitor that accepts incoming transactions and messages. See back end.