HyperDic: computer_program

English > 1 sense of the expression computer program:
NOUNcommunicationcomputer program, program, programme, computer programme(computer science) a sequence / sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute
English > computer program: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
Meaning(computer science) a sequence / sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute.
Synonymsprogram, programme, computer programme
Categorycomputer science, computingThe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
Partsinstruction, command, statement, program line(computer science) a line of code written as part of a computer program
routine, subroutine, subprogram, procedure, functionA set sequence of steps, part of larger / larger computer program
NarrowerC programA program written in C
FORTRAN programA program written in FORTRAN
LISP programA program written in LISP
Web Map Service, Web Map ServerA computer program that produces maps of spatially referenced data dynamically from geographic information
anti-virus programA computer program that checks a computer for viruses and prevents their spread
application, application program, applications programmeA program that gives a computer instructions that provide the user with tools to accomplish a task
assembler, assembly programA program to convert assembly language into machine language
binary, binary programA pre-compiled , pre-linked program that is ready to run under a given operating system
checking programA program that examines other computer programs for syntax errors
compiler, compiling program(computer science) a program that decodes instructions written in a higher order language and produces an assembly language program
debuggerA program that helps in locating and correcting programming errors
interface, user interface(computer science) a program that controls a display for the user (usually on a computer monitor) and that allows the user to interact with the system
interpreter, interpretive program(computer science) a program that translates and executes source language statements / statements one line at a time
job controlA program that is called to prepare each job to be run
library programA program in a program library
loopA computer program that performs a series of instructions repeatedly until some specified condition is satisfied
malevolent programA computer program designed to have undesirable or harmful effects
monitor program, monitoring programA program that observes and regulates and controls or verifies the operations of a data-processing system
object program, target programA fully compiled or assembled program ready to be loaded into the computer
parserA computer program that divides code up into functional components
patchA short set of commands to correct a bug in a computer program
relocatable programA program that can be located in different parts of memory at different times
reusable programA program that can be loaded once and executed repeatedly
search engineA computer program that retrieves documents or files or data from a database or from a computer network (especially from the internet)
self-adapting programA program that can change its performance in response to its environment
source programA program written in a language from which statements are translated into machine language
spider, wandererA computer program that prowls the internet looking for publicly accessible resources that can be added to a database
spreadsheetA screen-oriented interactive program enabling a user to lay out financial data on the screen
stored programA program that is stored in the memory of the computer that executes it
supervisory program, supervisor, executive programA program that controls the execution of other programs
syntax checkerA program to check natural language syntax
system program, systems program, systems softwareA program (as an operating system or compiler or utility program) that controls some aspect of the operation of a computer
tagger, tagging programA computer program that attaches labels to the grammatical constituents of textual matter
text-matchingA computer program that looks for text that matches a given text
translator, translating programA program that translates one programming language into another
utility program, utility, service program(computer science) a program designed for general support of the processes of a computer
Broadersoftware, software program, computer software, software system, software package, package(computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory
Spanishprograma informático, programa
Catalanprograma informàtic, programa

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