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Definition of "computer programming" [computer programming]

  • The process of designing, writing, testing, debugging, and maintaining the source code of computer programs. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "computer programming" in a sentence
  • "Another al-Qaeda plant was Ali Saleh Kahlah al-Marri, the citizen of Qatar who had arrived in the United States on September 10, 2001, on a student visa, ostensibly to study computer programming at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois."
  • "These people were our peers: They gravitated toward fields like journalism or law or computer programming or public policy; they lived in college towns like Ann Arbor and Austin or sophisticated urban centers like Boston and Brooklyn; they drove Priuses and shopped at Whole Foods."
  • "We ran the hunt with a program-editing technique; computer programming teaches you things that often have nothing to do with computers."