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computer language:

see programming languageprogramming language,
syntax, grammar, and symbols or words used to give instructions to a computer. Development of Low-Level Languages

All computers operate by following machine language programs, a long sequence of instructions called machine code that is
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computer language

computer language

(1) A programming language or machine language.

(2) Everyday computer language, which includes computer technologies and concepts as well as hardware and software products (everything in this encyclopedia!).
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The techniques Marsh has developed allow researchers to choose the computer language best suited for a given task instead of compromising on a single, less-than-optimal language for all the functions.
XML, short for "extensible markup language," is a standard computer language that allows users to create tags for each piece of information on a Web page.
One described a new computer language called FIRST (SN:5/8/82, p.
In the 21st century, insurers may have most of their information through automation in real time, and in cases where people are involved, they will have at their fingertips all the information they need to make a decision--in large part because of a developing computer language called XML.
The computer language Ada was specially developed for the Department of Defense as its standard language for all computers built into military systems (SN: 5/14/83, p.
Burnette have developed a special computer language, a form of RTSKED, for the Synclavier.

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