Meaning of OPERATOR in English

OPERATOR

< programming > A symbol used as a function , with infix syntax if it has two arguments (e.g. "+") or prefix syntax if it has only one (e.g. Boolean NOT). Many languages use operators for built-in functions such as arithmetic and logic.

(1995-04-30)

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