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utility program

Syllabification: u·til·i·ty pro·gram

Definition of utility program in English:

noun

Computing
A program for carrying out a routine function.
Example sentences
  • It consists of a set of kernel drivers, an application programming interface library and utility programs for supporting sound under Linux.
  • What's more, this product features a free utility program to create your DVDs.
  • Carrier files cannot execute hidden code arbitrarily; a special utility program is required to extract and manipulate concealed data.

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