Definition of subprogram in English:

subprogram

Syllabification: sub·pro·gram
Pronunciation: /ˈsəbˌprōgram, -grəm
 
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noun

Computing
  • another term for subroutine.
    More example sentences
    • From the above PCS computation, important PC scores are screened (PCA is a subroutine subprogram of PCS).
    • Since software uses the stack quite actively, particularly when calling subprograms, the introduction of the dedicated stack manager reduces the load on the CPU's execution units.
    • An expression could invoke recursive functions or entire subprograms, for example.

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