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sub·pro·gram

 (sŭb′prō′grăm, -grəm)
n.
A computer program contained within another program that operates semi-independently of the encasing program.

subprogram

(ˈsʌbˌprəʊɡræm)
n
(Computer Science) computing a part of a program that can be designed and tested independently
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Noun1.subprogram - a set sequence of steps, part of larger computer programsubprogram - a set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program
software, software package, software program, software system, computer software, package - (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory; "the market for software is expected to expand"
computer program, computer programme, programme, program - (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute; "the program required several hundred lines of code"
cataloged procedure - a set of control statements that have been placed in a library and can be retrieved by name
contingency procedure - an alternative to the normal procedure; triggered if an unusual but anticipated situation arises
library routine - a debugged routine that is maintained in a program library
random number generator - a routine designed to yield a random number
recursive routine - a routine that can call itself
reusable routine - a routine that can be loaded once and executed repeatedly
executive routine, supervisory routine - a routine that coordinates the operation of subroutines
tracing routine - a routine that provides a chronological record of the execution of a computer program
service routine, utility routine - a routine that can be used as needed
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'OCD's civil defense enhancement subprogram should capacitate 1,663 volunteers and local DRRM officers and maintain 18 operations centers,' Lorenzana said.
This subprogram supports investment in machinery, equipment, and infrastructure and the acquisition of certified or validated vegetative material for primary agricultural production.
VIENTIANE: The government of the Lao People's Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) reached an agreement for a $30 million policy-based grant for the second subprogram of the Health Sector Governance Program to help expand healthcare coverage and improve health services.
Novikov said the Ministry is submitting to the Parliament's consideration a draft grant agreement between the Kyrgyz Republic and the Asian Development Bank on the Second Investment Climate Improvement Program (Subprogram 3) signed 18 December 2017 in Bishkek.
In a statement, the Department of Finance (DOF) said the upcoming loan from Agence Francaise de Developpement (AFD) would partly finance the Local Government Finance and Fiscal Decentralization Reform Program, Subprogram 2 (LGFFDR2).
The Mass Casualty Event Preparedness subprogram conducts mass-casualty event contingency planning and training for mission personnel to prepare them to respond effectively to such events.
The Kyrgyz government has established a working group for holding talks with the Asian Development Bank regarding obtaining a grant as part of the subprogram 3 of the Investment Climate Improvement Program.
Among the topics are modules for subprogram libraries, toward a modern QUADPACK routine, interoperability with C, modifying source to remove obsolescent or deleted features, and software tools.
Macedonian firms this year are again afforded the opportunity to apply with their projects for money being offered within the framework of the subprogram for eco innovations of the European Commission.
+Saude [+Health]: This subprogram focuses on prevention and on efforts to determine what it takes to be healthy.
Training is, unfortunately, often the first subprogram to be suggested when program managers look to reduce costs.