preprogramming


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pre·pro·gram

 (prē-prō′grăm′, -grəm)
tr.v. pre·pro·grammed, pre·pro·gram·ming, pre·pro·grams or pre·pro·gramed or pre·pro·gram·ing
To program in advance; preset.
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preprogramming

(priːˈprəʊɡræmɪŋ)
n
(Computer Science) the action of programming a computer in advance
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Mill managers appreciate the optional data bank connection and the setup preprogramming.
It also allows the preprogramming of up to 10 multi-step programs, bi-directional communication via a RS232 serial port and many other features.