command mode


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command mode

[kə′mand ‚mōd]
(computer science)
The status of a terminal in a time-sharing environment enabling the programmer to use the command control program.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

command mode

An operating mode that causes the computer or modem to accept commands for execution. See command line.
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