Meaning of CODE in English

< software > Instructions for a computer in some programming language, often machine language . The word "code" is often used to distinguish instructions from data (e.g. "The code is marked 'read-only'") whereas " software " is used in contrast with " hardware " and may consist of more than just code.


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