Definition of object code in English:

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object code

noun

Computing
Code produced by a compiler or assembler.
Example sentences
  • The ‘algorithm’, which is the sequence of machine commands that the source code and object code represent.
  • The programs don't have to be compiled into object code.
  • While there is a certain amount of flexibility allowed of the compiler in determining the how of object code, there is certainly no creativity involved.

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Syllabification: ob·ject code

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