What is program?

  • (noun): A series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished.
    Synonyms: plan, programme
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on program:

Inertial Confinement Fusion - Inertially Confined Fusion and The Nuclear Weapons Program
... to those created in a thermonuclear weapon, and have applications to the nuclear weapons program ... to help determine how warhead performance will degrade as it ages, or as part of a program of designing new weapons ... 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 ... 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 ...
Ithaca College - Sustainability
... composts 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 ...
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 collaborations ... Currently, the major subprograms are Small Explorer program (SMEX) and Medium Explorer Program (MIDEX) ...

More definitions of "program":

  • (noun): A radio or television show.
    Example: "Did you see his program last night?"
    Synonyms: broadcast, programme
  • (verb): Write a computer program.
    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
  • (noun): A performance (or series of performances) at a public presentation.
    Example: "The program lasted more than two hours"
    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
  • (verb): Arrange a program of or for.
    Example: "Program the 80th birthday party"
    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

Famous quotes containing the word program:

    The story is told of a man who, seeing one of the thoroughbred stables for the first time, suddenly removed his hat and said in awed tones, “My Lord! The cathedral of the horse.”
    —For the State of Kentucky, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    Beluthahatchee is a country where all unpleasant doings and sayings are forgotten, a land of forgiveness and forgetfulness. When a woman accusingly reminds her man of something in the past, he replies, ‘I thought that was in Beluthahatchee.’ Or a person may say to another, to dismiss some matter, “Oh, that’s in Beluthahatchee.’
    —For the State of Florida, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    If we should swap a good library for a second-rate stump speech and not ask for boot, it would be thoroughly in tune with our hearts. For deep within each of us lies politics. It is our football, baseball, and tennis rolled into one. We enjoy it; we will hitch up and drive for miles in order to hear and applaud the vitriolic phrases of a candidate we have already reckoned we’ll vote against.
    —Federal Writers’ Project Of The Wor, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)