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:

Ithaca College - Sustainability
... its dining hall waste, runs a "Take It or Leave It" Green move-out program, and offers a sustainable living option ... It also operates an office supply collection and reuse program, as well as a sustainability education program during new student orientation ...
Inertial Confinement Fusion - Inertially Confined Fusion and The Nuclear Weapons Program
... in a thermonuclear weapon, and have applications to the nuclear weapons program ... how 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 ...
Explorer Program
... The Explorer program is a United States space exploration program that provides flight opportunities for physics, heliophysics, and astrophysics investigations from space ... Starting with Explorer 6, it has been a NASA program, and they have worked with a variety of other institutions and business, including many international collaborations ... major subprograms are Small Explorer program (SMEX) and Medium Explorer Program (MIDEX) ...
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 ... instead of hard coding them into the program ... Many assemblers offer additional mechanisms to facilitate program development, to control the assembly process, and to aid debugging ...

More definitions of "program":

  • (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
  • (verb): Arrange a program of or for.
    Example: "Program the 80th birthday party"
    Synonyms: programme
  • (verb): Write a computer program.
    Synonyms: 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
  • (noun): A radio or television show.
    Example: "Did you see his program last night?"
    Synonyms: broadcast, programme
  • (noun): A series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished.
    Synonyms: plan, programme

Famous quotes containing the word program:

    In time the scouring of wind and rain will wear down the ranges and plane off the region until it has the drab monotony of the older deserts. In the meantime—a two-million-year meantime—travelers may enjoy the cruel beauties of a desert in its youth,....
    —For the State of California, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    The present century has not dealt kindly with the farmer. His legends are all but obsolete, and his beliefs have been pared away by the professors at colleges of agriculture. Even the farm- bred bards who twang guitars before radio microphones prefer “I’m Headin’ for the Last Roundup” to “Turkey in the Straw” or “Father Put the Cows Away.”
    —For the State of Kansas, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    According to legend, Dr. Sappington purchased his coffin several years before his death and kept it under his bed, with apples and nuts in it for his visiting grandchildren.
    —Administration in the State of Miss, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)