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cross-assembler

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Definition of cross-assembler in English:

noun

Computing
An assembler which can convert instructions into machine code for a computer other than that on which it is run.
Example sentences
  • He used such systems to develop and run his cross-assemblers and compilers.
  • Our architecture uses the notion of reflection and design patterns to adapt dynamically the cross-assemblers to corresponding assembly languages.
  • This page lists assemblers, cross-assemblers, linkers, and librarians.

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