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EN[ˈprəʊɡramɪŋ]
WProgramming
  • Programming may refer to:
  • Broadcast programming, scheduling content for television
  • Computer programming, the act of instructing computers to perform tasks
  • Programming language, an artificial language designed to communicate instructions to a machine
  • Game programming, the software development of video games
  • Dramatic programming, fictional television content
  • Mathematical programming, or optimization, is the selection of a best element
  • Neuro-linguistic programming, a pseudoscientific method aimed at modifying human behavior

    Definition of programming in English Dictionary

  • NounBFprogramPLprogramsPREpro-SUF-ing
    1. (broadcasting) The designing, scheduling or planning of a radio or television program / programme.
      1. The network changed its programming to mess with DVRs again. ‎
    2. brain-washing.
      1. (computing) The act of writing a computer program.
        1. Management wanted to know how much programming the project would need. ‎
      2. The software that controls a machine, or the logic or expressed in such software; operating instructions.
        1. A robot's programming doesn't allow for love. ‎
    3. VerbBFprogramSGprogramsPT, PPprogrammed
      1. present participle of program.
        1. present participle of programme.
          1. I was programming a new module for the software package.
          2. He was programming the VCR.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • “The submetering program is intended to help conserve energy, which is something that we remain committed to,” he said.
          • After all the stupid sitcoms and 90210ish garbage, its[sic] nice to see some sort of quality programming on the itty bitty channel.
          • The Forensic Lucid intensional programming language is based in part on its Lucid predecessors and codecessors, such as Indexical Lucid, GIPL, JLucid, and JOOIP.[1]
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • This is causing a reenvisagement of the whole problem and the rearrangement of our whole experimental program.
          • But in our study, there were mainly young, active, and literate pauciparous women who participated in the screening program.
          • The simplified word processor is a less-functional, bastardized version of the full program.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Present participles
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          3. en programming interface
          4. en programming principle
          5. en programming interfaces
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          Grammatically, this word "programming" is a noun, more specifically, a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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