Definition of cross-platform in English:



  • Able to be used on different types of computers or with different software packages.

    ‘a cross-platform game’
    • ‘It is a cross-platform word processor that can import your Word files.’
    • ‘This makes it an excellent choice for developing cross-platform games without compromising performance.’
    • ‘This approach will allow us to realize the goal of true cross-platform multi-vendor interoperability.’
    • ‘But really, the overwhelming majority of the software that runs on Linux is cross-platform.’
    • ‘Another advantage of using Java is the cross-platform nature of the byte code that your source code is compiled into.’