Definition of computer programmer in English:

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computer programmer

Pronunciation: /kəmˈpyo͞odər ˈˌprōˌɡramər/


A person who writes programs for the operation of computers, especially as an occupation.
Example sentences
  • Throughout my 20s I was a computer programmer writing software for IBM mainframes.
  • A computer programmer wants to program computers.
  • A hacker could be a computer programmer, a writer, or a singer, to name but three examples.

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Syllabification: com·put·er pro·gram·mer

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