executive routine


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executive routine

n.
A set of coded instructions designed to use a computer for developing or controlling other routines.
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Noun1.executive routine - a routine that coordinates the operation of subroutines
executive program, supervisory program, supervisor - a program that controls the execution of other programs
subprogram, subroutine, procedure, routine, function - a set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program
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