[ proh-gram-uh-buhl, proh-gram- ]
/ ˈproʊ græm ə bəl, proʊˈgræm- /
capable of being programmed.
an electronic device, as a calculator or telephone, that can be programmed to perform specific tasks.
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British mathematician, one of the inventors of the programmable computer.The Civilization of Illiteracy|Mihai Nadin
British Dictionary definitions for programmable
/ (prəʊˈɡræməbəl) /
(esp of a device or operation) capable of being programmed for automatic operation or computer processing
Derived forms of programmableprogrammability, noun
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