computer program

computer program
Synonyms and related words:
ALGOL, COBOL, FORTRAN, alphabetic data, alphanumeric code, angular data, assembler, binary digit, binary scale, binary system, bit, bug, byte, command pulses, commands, compiler, computer code, computer language, control signals, controlled quantity, correcting signals, data, error, error signals, feedback pulses, feedback signals, film data, hexadecimal system, information, input data, input quantity, instructions, machine language, message, multiple messages, noise, numeric data, octal system, oscillograph data, output data, output quantity, play, polar data, punch-card data, random data, rectangular data, reference quantity, ruly English, signals, single messages, unorganized data, visible-speech data

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  • computer program — n. a sequence of instructions, stored in any medium, that can be interpreted and executed by a computer; called most frequently a {program}. This term is used both for the written program (a document) and for its corresponding electronic version… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • computer program — ➔ program1 * * * computer program UK US noun [C] (also program) ► IT a set of instructions that makes a computer do a particular thing: »We specialize in computer programs for stock control …   Financial and business terms

  • computer program — A series of instructions which control or condition the operation of a computer. A program may be stored on a microchip, a magnetic disc, tape, punched card or other medium. Alternatively, it may be fixed permanently in a computer. Related links… …   Law dictionary

  • Computer program — A computer program (also software, or just a program) is a sequence of instructions written to perform a specified task with a computer.[1] A computer requires programs to function, typically executing the program s instructions in a central… …   Wikipedia

  • computer program — noun (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute the program required several hundred lines of code • Syn: ↑program, ↑programme, ↑computer programme • Derivationally related forms: ↑programme …   Useful english dictionary

  • computer program — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms computer program : singular computer program plural computer programs computing a set of instructions stored inside a computer that allows the user to do a particular thing, for example produce a document or… …   English dictionary

  • computer program — kompiuterio programa statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. computer program vok. Rechnerprogramm, n rus. программа вычислительной машины, f pranc. programme d ordinateur, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • computer program —       detailed plan or procedure for solving a problem with a computer; more specifically, an unambiguous, ordered sequence of computational instructions necessary to achieve such a solution. The distinction between computer programs and… …   Universalium

  • computer program — com,puter program noun count a set of instructions stored inside a computer that allows the user to do a particular thing, for example produce a document or play a game. Someone who writes computer programs is called a computer programmer …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • computer program — /kəmˌpju:tə prəυgræm/ noun instructions to a computer telling it to do a particular piece of work ● to buy a graphics program ● The accounts department is running a new payroll program …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • computer program — noun A complete piece of software. A set of instructions for a computer. This term can refer to either the executable form that a computer can execute (executable code) or the human readable form (source code). (Several programs, each of which… …   Wiktionary