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COMPUTER PROGRAM

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Definition:
A set of instructions directing the computer which operations to perform.

Context:
Complementary term: data; these can be operated upon by a program.

Source Publication:
Glossary of Terms for the Standardization of Geographical Names, United Nations Group of Experts on Geographic Names, United Nations, New York, 2002.

Cross References:
Data

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Monday, February 17, 2003

Last updated on Friday, April 12, 2013