Definition of job control language in English:

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job control language

Pronunciation: /jäb kənˈtrōl ˈlaNGɡwij/

noun

Computing
A language enabling the user to define the tasks to be undertaken by the operating system.
Example sentences
  • The report describes the first phase in the development of a machine independent job control language.
  • This document provides a brief explanation of the format for job control language.

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Syllabification: job con·trol lan·guage

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