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- n. 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 does a task, can be collected as a software package or suite).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- 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 stored or executed on the computer. See instruction.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute
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