zero assignment

zero assignment

(programming)
A property of a programming language in which there are no variables but only functions.

See also single assignment.
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Every time a new assignment pair is added to the set of already made assignments, array cp is updated to reflect the new assignment, and the number of zero assignment pairs assz is incremented by one.