open routine

open routine

[′ō·pən rü‚tēn]
(computer science)
A routine which can be inserted directly into a larger routine without a linkage or calling sequence.
A computer program that changes the state of a file from closed to open.
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Her open routine, "Route 66," placed first overall while Maesi's hop hop number came in second.
The Candy Apples went first with dancers Chloe, Ava Cota, Tara Johnson, "Abby's Ultimate" alums Haley Huelsman and Zack Torres and Cathy's daughter Vivi-Anne Stein performing a dark open routine titled "Abduction.