1. The top surface of a desk.
  2. A desktop computer.
    Laptops are often more expensive than desktops.
  3. The main graphical user interface of an operating system, usually displaying icons, windows and background wallpaper.
    I installed a new application and it added its icon to my desktop.


  1. Designed for use on a desk or similar piece of furniture.
  2. Of an application, converted to be carried out on a personal computer.

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