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Capable of being read by a computer: a machine-readable passport; machine-readable formats.
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(of data) in a form suitable for direct acceptance and processing by computer.
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[məˈʃiːnˈriːdəbl] ADJlegible por máquina
in machine-readable formen forma legible por máquina
machine-readable codecódigo m legible por máquina
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[məˈʃiːnˌriːdəbl] adj (Comput) → leggibile dalla macchina
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This line of cases established that, at least in the 1990's, a software program was eligible for patent protection as long as the program was controlling a computer or was stored on computer-readable media and produced a useful, concrete, and tangible result.
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