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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Initialism of fourth-generation language.

NounEdit

4GL (plural 4GLs)

  1. (programming) Fourth generation language, characterized by having its own operating environment (e.g., Foxpro, R, Mathematica, AMPL).

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ReferencesEdit

“4GL” in "Systems and software engineering—vocabulary", ISO/IEC/IEEE 24765:2010(E), 15 December 2010, ISBN 978-0-7381-6205-8, DOI 10.1109/IEEESTD.2010.5733835