Definition of debugger in English:

debugger

Line breaks: debug|ger
Pronunciation: /diːˈbʌgə
 
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noun

  • A computer program that assists in the detection and correction of errors in other computer programs.
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    • It includes a Java software and HTML editor, multi-threaded debugger, object browser, and HTTP server.
    • I think the single most important change for developers in the past 25 years has been the improvements in IDEs and debuggers that automate a lot of the programming and debugging tasks that people used to have to do laboriously by hand.
    • We found a bug in the program during one tutorial, and I fixed the bug on the spot in order to demonstrate the Perl debugger.

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