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program in Computers topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishprogrampro‧gram1 /ˈprəʊɡræm $ ˈproʊ-/ ●●● W1 noun [countable]  1 TDa set of instructions given to a computer to make it perform an operation a word-processing program2 XXthe American spelling of programmeCOLLOCATIONSADJECTIVES/NOUN + programa computer programThe pictures were generated by a computer program.a software programa software program that aids in website designa spreadsheet program (=one that can do calculations with numbers)A spreadsheet program doesn't replace the traditional accounts package.a word processing program (=one that you use for writing documents)All word processing programs can check your spelling.an anti-virus programYou should update your anti-virus program regularly.verbswrite a programThey learned how to write their own programs.run a programYou have to input this information every time you run the program.use a programThe documentation explains how to use the program.load/install a program (=put it on your computer)Is that program installed on your computer?download a programYou can download the program and use it free of charge for 90 days.
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programFor programmers to write Windows-based programs, they need to know about changes in the system well in advance.The disk is not allowed access until it has been validated with the Disknet check program.a circus programa government program to feed the poorBrian was able to get into a good nursing program."ER" is the most popular program on TV.Square dancing is on tonight's program at the rec center.the U.S. space programthe company's management training programThis only occurs when programs are written to take advantage of the co-processor.In other words, what are the results of your program?