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(or sys′tems) pro`gram,
a program, as an operating system, compiler, or utility program, that controls some aspect of the operation of a computer (disting. from application program).
sys′tem pro`grammer, n.
sys′tem pro`gramming, n.
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|Noun||1.||system program - a program (as an operating system or compiler or utility program) that controls some aspect of the operation of a computer|