- to use an interpreter to transform (a program written in a high-level language) into a sequence of machine actions, one statement at a time, executing each statement immediately before going on to transform the next one.
- to read (the patterns of holes in punched cards) with an interpreter, printing the interpreted data on the same cards so that they can be read more conveniently by people.
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The EEG results too, while intriguing, are hard to interpret because the experimenters did not control for the scene the subjects were looking at during the recordings.Are We Wired to Be Outside? - Issue 92: Frontiers|Grigori Guitchounts|November 11, 2020|Nautilus
Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai announced plans for his organization to interpret the section 230, but it’s still unclear if it even has the authority to do so.This clip is all you need to know about the latest Congressional hearing on social media|Stan Horaczek|October 30, 2020|Popular-Science
Tests are quite valuable, but have to be interpreted within context.How to plan a COVID-safe Thanksgiving, week-by-week|Kate Baggaley|October 30, 2020|Popular-Science
The work is highly mathematical and has a Rube Goldberg quality to it, stringing together one calculational trick after another in a way that is hard to interpret.The Most Famous Paradox in Physics Nears Its End|George Musser|October 29, 2020|Quanta Magazine
The “passage indexing” announcement caused some confusion in the SEO community with several interpreting the change initially as an “indexing” one.Could Google passage indexing be leveraging BERT?|Dawn Anderson|October 29, 2020|Search Engine Land
The four forms of lenses are interpretable by means of equation .
The proof that nature is interpretable is that we have, at least in part, been able to interpret her.Lux Mundi|Various
Are appearances legitimately interpretable in any such manner?A Commentary to Kant's 'Critique of Pure Reason'|Norman Kemp Smith
The papyrus rolls on which the books of that day were written, though charred by heat and time, are still interpretable.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
It has already been seen how the “instinct” of the blow-fly to lay its egg on meat is interpretable as a chemotropic response.Being Well-Born|Michael F. Guyer