computer language


noun

a programming language, as BASIC, COBOL, or FORTRAN, devised for communicating instructions to a computer.

Nearby words

  1. computer conferencing,
  2. computer crime,
  3. computer dating,
  4. computer game,
  5. computer graphics,
  6. computer law,
  7. computer literacy,
  8. computer literate,
  9. computer memory,
  10. computer program

Origin of computer language

First recorded in 1965–70

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019


British Dictionary definitions for computer language

computer language

noun

another term for programming language
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012