English version


From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Computers
programmablepro‧gram‧ma‧ble /ˈprəʊɡræməbəl $ ˈproʊ-/ adjective  TDable to be controlled by a computer or an electronic program a programmable heating system
Examples from the Corpus
programmableOracle7 provides two types of gateways to non-Oracle data: automatic and programmable.A 54-PE programmable chip whose weights can be changed by an external program is also being tested.The association defines a robot as a programmable device used either to manipulate or transport objects in a manufacturing process.This has created the need for a highly integrated network of computer systems and programmable logic controllers.It also gets licences to 22V10-type programmable logic devices and Am9116 16-bit bit-slices.Mr Alger cites Altera, a maker of programmable logic devices, as a tech issue he continues to love.Buy a programmable thermostat that will turn your heating system on and off according to your schedule.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.