FORTRAN


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For·tran

 (fôr′trăn′)
n.
One of the first high-level programming languages, designed to solve problems that can be expressed algebraically and used mainly in mathematics, science, and engineering.

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FORTRAN

(ˈfɔːtræn) or

Fortran

n
(Computer Science) a high-level computer programming language for mathematical and scientific purposes, designed to facilitate and speed up the solving of complex problems
[C20: from for(mula) tran(slation)]
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FORTRAN

(ˈfɔr træn)

n.
a high-level programming language used mainly for solving problems in science and engineering.
[1956; for(mula)tran(slator)]
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Fortran

A high-level programming language used mainly by scientists and mathematicians.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.FORTRAN - a high-level programing language for mathematical and scientific purposes; stands for formula translation
algebraic language - an algorithmic language having statements that resemble algebraic expressions
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Translations

FORTRAN

[ˈfɔːtræn] N ABBR (Comput) =formula translatorFORTRAN m
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FORTRAN

[ˈfɔːrtræn] nfortran m
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FORTRAN

abbr of formula translatorFORTRAN nt
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FORTRAN

Fortran [ˈfɔːtræn] nFORTRAN m
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full Fortran or C++ compatibility as well support for CUDA)."
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These lists were translated into the FORTRAN programming language so that a computer could combine them at random and print out hundreds of unique stanzas in quatrain form.
In addition, the original FORTRAN source code has now been converted into the widely used MATLAB programming language.