A computer program that modifies data to conform with the input requirements of another program.
More example sentences
- However, we are currently using a ‘temporary’ solution based on the C preprocessor.
- You need some name that the C preprocessor can recognize to help it sort out the differences between what changes are yours and what are not.
- The preprocessor format is not quite a patch format and not quite a script.
Definition of preprocessor in:
- The US English dictionary