An application programming interface (API) is a software middleman that enables two applications to interact with each other. It defines the kinds of calls or requests that can be made, how to make them, the data formats that should be used, etc.

This is an API in between the browsers and database

You can say that an API is a set of function that does a particular (maybe connecting to a server/Database for it’s activity or just return a response which can be text, json etc) when being requested by the browser etc API acts as a middleman between the Frontend and the backend.

However, API is usually produced from…

Stanley Chibuike

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