Complete Definition of "program"


wikipedia|dab=program
English

Alternative spellings
programme (see usage note at programme)

Pronunciation
a|RP IPA|/ˈprəʊɡræm/, SAMPA|/"[email protected]{m/
a|US enPR|prōʹgrăm, IPA|/ˈproʊɡræm/, SAMPA|/"proUgr{m/ or enPR|prōʹgrəm, IPA|/ˈproʊɡrəm/, SAMPA|/"[email protected]/
audio|en-us-program.ogg|Audio (US)

Etymology
From LL. programma, from Gr..

Noun
en-noun

  1. A set of structured activity|activities.

#* Our program for today’s exercise class includes swimming and jogging.

  1. A leaflet listing information about a play, game or other activity. rfex
  2. A performance of a show or other broadcast on radio or television.

#* Tonight’s program was sponsored by the Wiktionary dictionary and Wikipedia encyclopedia.

  1. context|Computing: A software application, or a collection of software applications, designed to perform a specific task.

#* The program runs on both Linux and Microsoft Windows®.

  1. A particular mindset or method of doing things.

#* Come on, John, why don’t you get with the program and tell him where the detonators are? – Ellis in the movie Die Hard.

Usage notes
See programme.

Synonyms
italbrac|leaflet: playbill (for a play)
italbrac|software application: application

program-programme-noun

Verb
en-verb|programm|ing

  1. transitive To enter a program or other instructions into a computer (or other electronic device) to instruct it to do a particular task.

#* He programmed the DVR to record his favorite show.

  1. transitive To put together the schedule of an event.

#* Mary will program Tuesday’s festivities.

Related terms
programmable
programmer

Translations
trans-top|enter a program or other instructions into a computer
Dutch: t|nl|programmeren
Finnish: t+|fi|ohjelmoida
German: t+|de|programmieren
Icelandic: t-|is|forrita
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Russian: программировать (programmírovat’) impf
Swedish: t|sv|programmera
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trans-top|put together the schedule of an event
Dutch: t-|nl|vastleggen, t+|nl|plannen
Finnish: suunnitella ohjelma
trans-mid
Greek: t|el|προγραμματίζω|sc=Grek (programmatízo)
Russian: составлять план (sostavl'át' plan), составлять программу (sostavl'át' prográmmu)
Swedish: t|sv|planera, t|sv|planlägga
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ttbc|Arabic: ARchar|برمج (bármaja)
ttbc|German: programmieren
ttbc|Hebrew: לתכנת (le-tekhnet)
ttbc|Portuguese: programar
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ttbc|Slovak: programovať
ttbc|Spanish: programar
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Czech

Pronunciation
audio|Cs-program.ogg|audio

Noun
cs-noun|g=m

  1. #English|program (set of activities)
  2. #English|program (for theater or TV)
  3. #English|program computing|lang=cs
  4. agenda (of a meeting)

Category:cs:Programming


Norwegian

Noun
no-noun-n4

  1. TV programme
  2. computer #English|program
  3. schedule

Slovak

Noun
program m, programy p

  1. Program

rfc|translations, no definitions

Category:Slovak nouns


Swedish
sv-noun|gender=Neuter|program|programmet|program|programmen|programs|programmets|programs|programmens

Noun
program

  1. A set of structured activity|activities.

#* Our program for today's exercise class includes swimming and jogging.

  1. A leaflet listing information about a play, game or other activity.
  2. A performance of a show or other broadcast on radio or television.

#* Tonight's program was sponsored by the Wiktionary dictionary and Wikipedia encyclopedia.

  1. computing A software application, or a collection of software applications, designed to perform a specific task.
  2. A programme/program on a washing machine; a cycle.

Category:Swedish nouns

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