prebind


Also found in: Dictionary.

prebind

To establish pointers from one software module to another ahead of time. In the Mac operating system, once these pointer addresses between applications and system modules have been established, they are maintained for future use. See macOS and Mac OS X.
Copyright © 1981-2019 by The Computer Language Company Inc. All Rights reserved. THIS DEFINITION IS FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY. All other reproduction is strictly prohibited without permission from the publisher.