Meaning of SELECTOR in English

SELECTOR

< programming > 1. In Smalltalk or Objective C , the syntax of a message which selects a particular method in the target object .

2. An operation that returns the state of an object but does not alter that state. Selector functions or method s often have names which begin with "get" and corresponding modifier methods or procedures whose names begin with "set".

(1998-01-12)

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