Definition of source code in English:

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[mass noun] Computing
  • A text listing of commands to be compiled or assembled into an executable computer program.
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    • If you bought a mainframe, it came with an operating system complete with source code.
    • The intruder found some of their proprietary source code, but did not download any of it, the company claims.
    • It lives up to its name by making both source code and file formats completely open.

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