pragma

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EtymologyEdit

From the Ancient Greek root πρᾶγμα (pragma, a thing done, a fact). May be a back-formation from pragmatic.

NounEdit

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pragma (plural pragmas)

  1. (computing, programming) A compiler directive; data embedded in source code by programmers to indicate some intention to the compiler.
    This pragma stops the compiler from generating those warnings we don't care about.

SynonymsEdit

  • pragmat (in the ALGOL programming language)

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