programming language

(redirected from APL)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

programming language

n.
An artificial language used to write instructions that can be translated into machine language and then executed by a computer.

programming language

n
(Computer Science) a simple language system designed to facilitate the writing of computer programs. See high-level language, low-level language, machine code

programming language

A language, such as BASIC, in which a program is written so that a computer will understand it.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.programming language - (computer science) a language designed for programming computers
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
artificial language - a language that is deliberately created for a specific purpose
algorithmic language - an artificial language designed to express algorithms
assembly language - a low-level programing language; close approximation to machine language
computer language, computer-oriented language, machine language, machine-oriented language - a programming language designed for use on a specific class of computers
multidimensional language - a programming language whose expressions are assembled in more than one dimension
object language, target language - a computer language into which something written in another computer language is to be translated
object-oriented programing language, object-oriented programming language - (computer science) a programming language that enables the programmer to associate a set of procedures with each type of data structure; "C++ is an object-oriented programming language that is an extension of C"
one-dimensional language - a programming language whose expressions are represented by strings of characters
stratified language - a language that cannot be used as its own metalanguage
unstratified language - a programming language that (like natural language) can be used as its own metalanguage
list-processing language, LISP - a flexible procedure-oriented programing language that manipulates symbols in the form of lists
logic programing, logic programming, Prolog - a computer language designed in Europe to support natural language processing
COBOL - common business-oriented language
C - a general-purpose programing language closely associated with the UNIX operating system
BASIC - a popular programming language that is relatively easy to learn; an acronym for beginner's all-purpose symbolic instruction code; no longer in general use
Pascal - a programing language designed to teach programming through a top-down modular approach

programming language

Programming languages

Ada, Algol, BASIC or Basic, C, C++, C#, COBOL or Cobol, FORTH or Forth, FORTRAN or Fortran, Haskell, Java, LISP, LOGO, Pascal, Perl, PL/1, Postscript, PROLOG or Prolog, RPG, Simula, Smalltalk, SNOBOL, SQL
Translations
langage de programmation
programmeringsspråk

programming language

n (Comput) → linguaggio di programmazione
References in periodicals archive ?
With the SEC's approval, APL will have an authorized capital stock of P6 billion divided into 600 billion shares.
SimCorp A/S (CPH:SIM), a provider of highly specialised software for the investment management industry, announced on Tuesday the completion of its acquisition of APL Italiana S.
This study, an international collaboration and also the largest of its kind to date, involved about 220 patient samples from newly-diagnosed and relapse APL cases from countries such as Singapore, Germany, India, United States, and Taiwan.
El desarrollo de los APL forma parte de un proceso historico que lleva mas de cuarenta anos en Brasil.
The management of PSO had deputed Naveed Alam Zubairi as MD APL from August 1, 2002 to September 30, 2009 stated the FIR.
Rarely, patients with the clinical and morphologic presentation of APL do not have an identifiable t(15; 17) by cytogenetic studies.
87bn merger of APL with a wholly owned subsidiary of Targa Resources Partners LP (NYSE: NGLS) under a merger agreement between APL, TRP and certain of their affiliates.
Determined by votes cast by readers of Cargonews Asia, APL clinched the award for its leading performance in schedule integrity, customer service support and its comprehensive port calls in the Trans-Pacific trade.
President and Chief Executive Officer Phil Monkress stated, “The APL team is honored to have been selected for HHIMS and excited to fulfill this new role with our NASA JSC customer.
APL provides customers around the world with container transportation services through a network combining high-quality intermodal operations and state-of-the-an information technology.
In addition, for the employee to qualify for APL the child's mother must be entitled to maternity leave, or statutory maternity pay or maternity allowance and have returned to her work.
A father cannot take APL while the mother is still on maternity leave, only when she returns.