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1. Of or relating to the initial phase of a project or process: a front-end investment.
2. Of or relating to the forward parts of a vehicle: a front-end alignment.
3. Of or relating to the part of a software system or online service that the user interacts with: a front-end application.
4. Of or relating to the part of a business that is accessible or visible to the general public: front-end operations.
front end n.
The part of a program that handles interaction with the user.
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side, face - a surface forming part of the outside of an object; "he examined all sides of the crystal"; "dew dripped from the face of the leaf"