programmatic

[ proh-gruh-mat-ik ]
/ ˌproʊ grəˈmæt ɪk /

adjective

of, relating to, consisting of, or resembling program music.
of, having, advocating, resembling, or following a plan, policy, or program: programmatic art.
of, relating to, or employing a computer program: The coders found a programmatic solution to automate data processing.

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Sometimes pro·gram·mat·i·cal.

Origin of programmatic

1895–1900; < Greek programmat- (stem of prógramma) program + -ic

OTHER WORDS FROM programmatic

pro·gram·mat·i·cal·ly, adverbnon·pro·gram·mat·ic, adjectiveun·pro·gram·mat·ic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for non-programmatic

programmatic
/ (ˌprəʊɡrəˈmætɪk) /

adjective

of or relating to programme music
of or relating to a programme
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