APT

(redirected from Apted)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial.

APT

(computer science)

APT

1. On drawings; abbr. for apartment.
2. Abbr. for Association for Preservation Technology.

APT

(language)

APT

(company)

APT

(1) See advanced persistent threat.

(2) (Automatic Programmed Tools) A high-level programming language used to generate instructions for numerical control machines.
References in periodicals archive ?
"I am aware that of all the couples, Toni and Kelly stand the most to lose," Apted says of the only same-sex couple in the documentary.
The two, who met on a camping trip, agreed to be in Apted's film because, Toni says, "we wanted to show people that we live as a normal couple" --she rolls her eyes--"whatever normal is." The couple, joined in a civil union in July in Vermont and then again (not legally) for friends and family in New Jersey, also wants to "show the younger generation that it's OK to be open and honest about who they are."
But Apted chose the two women because they are so "average." As he says, "They weren't part of the metropolitan gay set.