interpretive language


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interpretive language

[in′tər·prəd·iv ′laŋ·gwij]
(computer science)
A computer programming language in which each instruction is immediately translated and acted upon by the computer, as opposed to a compiler which decodes a whole program before a single instruction can be executed. Also known as interpretive code.
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Section A briefly questions the efficacy of two untenable options which have been recommended; section B discusses additional language that can be inserted into agreements; section C analyzes interpretive language that can be included in troublesome provisions; section D considers general exceptions provisions; section E highlights potential additional provisions which can be added to bolster the treaty, although not all are recommended for use therein.
Several progressive BITs and IIAs include additional interpretive language defining the intended scope and meaning of BIT provisions.
Interpretive Language in National Treatment and MFN
159) Few modern BITs contain interpretive language as comprehensive as the COMESA IA.
The use of interpretive language in FET provisions often expressly directs tribunals to apply provisions in a manner that is the least restrictive of the host state's domestic policy space.
188 Some of the interpretive language presented in the US Model, the TPP, and other progressive model BITs is becoming more commonly used.
Since the OTC Model Rule is based on the CARB rule, ACA included the following interpretive language from CARB in the comments to OTC:
InterWorking Labs also ships source code for all its test scripts and binary code for the SNMP engine, making it easy to modify the test scripts since Tcl is an interpretive language and Tcl/Tk is an open architecture.
Levenson ("Show Business: The Editor in the Theater") uses Romeo and Juliet as "an ideal test case" (249) to examine how effectively these two interpretive languages and methodologies might reinforce one another.
The MIPS32 4KSc smart card core accelerates the interpretation of Java Card byte codes and similar interpretive languages by the addition of a scaled, indexed 32-bit load instruction that is also part of the SmartMIPS architecture.
In addition, smart card microprocessors must offer zero-wait state performance and unlimited data retention to meet the processing demands of smart card interpretive languages and applet-based operating systems as well as compute-intensive authentication and encryption schemes.
Unlike other Client/Server development tools based on interpretive languages, Visual SQL is based on the industry standard C++ object-oriented language.

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