programming

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  • IPA(key): /ˈprəʊɡramɪŋ/
  • Hyphenation: pro‧gram‧ming

NounEdit

programming ‎(uncountable)

  1. (broadcasting) The designing, scheduling or planning of a radio or television program / programme.
    The network changed its programming to mess with DVRs again.
  2. brain-washing
  3. (computing) The act of writing a computer program.
    Management wanted to know how much programming the project would need.
  4. The software that controls a machine, or the logic or expressed in such software; operating instructions.
    A robot's programming doesn't allow for love.

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VerbEdit

programming

  1. present participle of program
  2. present participle of programme
    I was programming a new module for the software package.
    He was programming the VCR.
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