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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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Originally written in Fortran 77, the current UM uses Fortran 90; the next major revision will be written in Fortran 2003, the first version to support object-oriented programming and interoperability with the popular C language.
Originally FORTRAN standard used a fixed source text format, and beginning with FORTRAN 90 version, it is modified: free source code format, as well as the more than one variable set in each row.
For example, the concept of a module as a data structure was introduced in Fortran 90 and the class type declaration statement supporting object-oriented programming appeared in Fortran2003.
We use FORTRAN 90 for the calculation of the numerical results and MS Office for graphical comparison.
According to the company, the project improves the performance of the Intel Fortran 90 compiler, allowing the use of adjoint-based optimisation methods across a wide range of industry sectors.
Prior to SGI Tanasescu worked at Fujitsu-Siemens in compiler development and was a member of the Fortran 90 standardisation committee.
TotalView debugs applications built from components that may have been written in different languages (FORTRAN 90 and C++, for example) and then compiled with different compilers (Intel and GCC, for example) - but run together as a single executable.
It is assumed that the reader is familiar with the fundamentals of the Linux operating system, the makefile utility, Fortran 90, and C.
Examples are provided in Fortran 90, C++ and Java throughout and offer plenty of detail on common scenarios, pitfalls, and the elements of sold scientific software production.
TotalView Debugger debugs applications built from components that may have been written in different languages (FORTRAN 90 and C++, for example) and then compiled with different compilers (Intel and GCC, for example) but run together as a single executable.
The program was compiled with the Open VMS operating system's Fortran 90 compiler on the HP Alpha 2100 machine.