main program


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main program

[′mān ′prō·grəm]
(computer science)
The central part of a computer program, from which control may be transferred to various subroutines and to which control is eventually returned. Also known as main routine.
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the government's main program for career and technical education al high schools and colleges.
In addition to improving communication among residents, staff, and family members, the main program goals were to improve both care and caring by nursing personnel; to increase family satisfaction with and participation in a loved one's care; to improve the entire facility's sense of community; and to promote participation at every staff level--from administration to nursing staff to ancillary service personnel.
The DGF's activities encompass four main program areas: development and support of research and training centers in developing countries; annual ICT Development Forums, where global leaders meet to discuss practical ways to use ICT effectively; grants and investments; and the Development Gateway itself, an interactive resource located at http://www.
To reserve a table for ten at the main program and dinner-dance, the donation is $10,000 for a "Platinum Table" and $5000 for an "NPCM Table.
Main program code: G65 P1111 (calls the macro subprogram).
Chances are that your campers spend enough time at the dining hall, the cabins, and the main program lodge.
Part I prepare the main program through two activities:
Tekebayev also highlighted that the Government's composition generally remained the same, including the main program.
The main program was arranged by Bazme-Elmo-Fun here where speakers shed light on the life, achievements, dynamic leadership of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah and his unprecedented struggle given for the separate homeland of the Muslims of the sub-continent.
of La Verne) have included copies of the PowerPoint slides in the main program so that participants can take notes, and module handouts and activities are also listed to enhance study.
noticed a few smears and water drops left behind on its main program.