Definition of object program in English:

object program

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noun

Computing
  • A program into which another program is translated by an assembler or compiler.
    More example sentences
    • A non-source executable file is also called an object program.
    • The object program is generated after optimization simply by transcribing the information encoded in the quadruples into machine instructions.
    • After many studies of FORTRAN programs in situations where the execution speed of the object program was a critical factor, we realized that the FORTRAN H Extended compiler did not always produce the expected highly optimized code.

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