problem-solving language

problem-solving language

[′präb·ləm ¦sälv·iŋ ‚laŋ·gwij]
(computer science)
A programming language that can be used to specify a complete solution to a problem.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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