valid program

valid program

[′val·əd ′prō‚gram]
(computer science)
A computer program whose statements, individually and together, follow the syntactical rules of the programming language in which it is written, so that they are capable of being translated into a machine language program.
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Commands are required to review all short-term extension requests to ensure they are executed for valid program and career management reasons.
A built-in verifier checks byte code to ensure that the processor has a valid program.
CMS' response was that not all labs are state-of-the-art, and that CMS will work with individuals and labs to make necessary adjustments to ensure MIME is a valid program.
They also realize that not every derivation tree describing a syntactically valid program corresponds to a semantically valid program.
To institute a valid program requires time, equipment and expertise.
It is possible for a valid program or file to in some way resemble a virus.
Survey results also indicate that the methods used to analyze the data are both fair and effective, and that future administrations of the survey will result in valid program assessments.
There were also proposals to restrict the term "residency," despite the existence of other health professions residency programs, including valid programs in nursing.
The ultimate goal, no matter which way the tool is used, is to help schools take decisive steps toward strong implementation of scientifically valid programs.