standard subroutine

standard subroutine

[′stan·dərd ′səb·rü‚tēn]
(computer science)
In computers, a subroutine which is applicable to a class of problems.
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Rewriting these algorithms was considered an acceptable software development overhead as this cost was shared by all users of the resulting standard subroutine libraries.
Build-Time provides a graphical library of 13 predefined, building-block functions and about 180 standard subroutines that can be selected and linked together to create applications.

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