glue language


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glue language

(language)
Any language, usually a scripting language, used to write glue to integrate tools and other programs to solve some problem.
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Its high-level built in data structures, combined with dynamic typing and dynamic binding, make it very attractive for Rapid Application Development, as well as for use as a scripting or glue language to connect existing components together.
Perl started out as a text processing language, but has evolved into a glue language.
Conference attendees will learn about the intricacies and benefits of the technology behind TAME@ as a glue language for efficient Web development.