What is program?

  • (noun): A performance (or series of performances) at a public presentation.
    Example: "The program lasted more than two hours"
    Synonyms: programme
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on program:

Explorer Program
... The Explorer program is a United States space exploration program that provides flight opportunities for physics, heliophysics, and astrophysics investigations from space ... with Explorer 6, it has been a NASA program, and they have worked with a variety of other institutions and business, including many international ... Currently, the major subprograms are Small Explorer program (SMEX) and Medium Explorer Program (MIDEX) ...
Inertial Confinement Fusion - Inertially Confined Fusion and The Nuclear Weapons Program
... weapon, and have applications to the nuclear weapons program ... warhead performance will degrade as it ages, or as part of a program of designing new weapons ... Retaining knowledge and corporate expertise in the nuclear weapons program is another motivation for pursuing ICF ...
XETRA-FM - Programming
... Until 2008, 91X aired Reggae Makossa, a program featuring reggae and roots music that now airs on Fusion Radio 102.5 ... The program was originally hosted by Makeda Dread and Demaja Le ... Demaja Le left in 1998 to program Jazz 88.3 ...
Assembly Language
... Assembly language is converted into executable machine code by a utility program referred to as an assembler the conversion process is referred to as assembly, or assembling the code ... addresses and constants, instead of hard coding them into the program ... offer additional mechanisms to facilitate program development, to control the assembly process, and to aid debugging ...
Ithaca College - Sustainability
... waste, runs a "Take It or Leave It" Green move-out program, and offers a sustainable living option ... an office supply collection and reuse program, as well as a sustainability education program during new student orientation ...

More definitions of "program":

  • (noun): A series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished.
    Synonyms: plan, programme
  • (noun): A radio or television show.
    Example: "Did you see his program last night?"
    Synonyms: broadcast, programme
  • (noun): An announcement of the events that will occur as part of a theatrical or sporting event.
    Example: "You can't tell the players without a program"
    Synonyms: programme
  • (noun): (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute.
    Example: "The program required several hundred lines of code"
    Synonyms: programme, computer program, computer programme
  • (verb): Write a computer program.
    Synonyms: programme
  • (verb): Arrange a program of or for.
    Example: "Program the 80th birthday party"
    Synonyms: programme
  • (noun): A system of projects or services intended to meet a public need.
    Example: "He proposed an elaborate program of public works"; "working mothers rely on the day care program"
    Synonyms: programme

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    —Administration in the State of Ariz, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

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    Like other cities created overnight in the Outlet, Woodward acquired between noon and sunset of September 16, 1893, a population of five thousand; and that night a voluntary committee on law and order sent around the warning, “if you must shoot, shoot straight up!”
    State of Oklahoma, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)