syntax checker

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Noun1.syntax checker - a program to check natural language syntax
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"
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A cheaper method may be to put the test program through a USASI Syntax checker then test it on several compilers.
Streamlined code generation with visual editing and a built-in syntax checker for Pig and MapReduce code.
New real-time syntax checker automatically highlights syntax errors, incorrect object and column names, undeclared or incorrect variables.