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mac·ro·in·struc·tion

 (măk′rō-ĭn-strŭk′shən)
n.
A macro.
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The Word document contains a "macro" or macroinstruction code that, when the user attempts to open the document, begins to download the ransomware attack from a host website.
The MC68000 macroinstruction set has also downsized, so that the implementation of the remaining core macroinstruction set can be hardwired [11].
A microcode consists of a series of instructions that tell a microprocessor which of its thousands of transistors to actuate in order to perform the tasks directed by the macroinstruction set.