preprogramming


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preprogramming

[prē′prō‚gram·iŋ]
(computer science)
The prerecording of instructions or commands for a machine, such as an automated tool in a factory.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Preprogramming robots' movements saves precious seconds.