binary program


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Noun1.binary program - a pre-compiled, pre-linked program that is ready to run under a given operating systembinary program - a pre-compiled, pre-linked program that is ready to run under a given operating system; a binary for one operating system will not run on a different operating system; "the same source code can be compiled to produce different binaries for different operating systems"
computer program, computer programme, programme, program - (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute; "the program required several hundred lines of code"
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Typically, this would be the case for formats that are completely unknown or too expensive to preserve, for example, a compiled, binary program in a programing language that was invented by the author and never documented.
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