from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An artificial language used to write instructions that can be translated into machine language and then executed by a computer.
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- n. Code of reserved words and symbols used in computer programs, which give instructions to the computer on how to accomplish certain computing tasks.
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- n. (computer science) a language designed for programming computers
programming + language (Wiktionary)