preprocessor
noun see preprocess

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Preprocessor —   [engl.], Präprozessor …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Preprocessor — In computer science, a preprocessor is a program that processes its input data to produce output that is used as input to another program. The output is said to be a preprocessed form of the input data, which is often used by some subsequent… …   Wikipedia

  • preprocessor — UK [priːˈprəʊsesə(r)] / US [ˌprɪˈprɑsesər] noun [countable] Word forms preprocessor : singular preprocessor plural preprocessors computing a piece of software that partly prepares information before it is used …   English dictionary

  • preprocessor — parengiamoji doroklė statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Programa, skirta preliminariam kokių nors duomenų apdorojimui, kad tie duomenys (geriau) tiktų kitai programai. Parengiamoji doroklė gali pakeisti duomenų formatą (kad tiktų kitai… …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • preprocessor — /pree pros es euhr, euh seuhr/ or, esp. Brit., / proh ses euhr, seuh seuhr/, n. Computers. a program that performs some type of processing, as organization of data or preliminary computation, in advance of another program that will perform most… …   Universalium

  • preprocessor — noun program that processes its input data to produce output that is used as input to another program …   Wiktionary

  • preprocessor — pre·processor …   English syllables

  • preprocessor — n. a computer program that modifies data to conform with the input requirements of another program …   Useful english dictionary

  • Preprocessor (CAE) — In Computer aided engineering (CAE) a preprocessor is a program which provides a Graphical user interface (GUI) to define physical properties. This data is used by the subsequent computer simulation …   Wikipedia

  • C preprocessor — The C preprocessor (cpp) is the preprocessor for the C and C++ computer programming languages. The preprocessor handles directives for source file inclusion (#include), macro definitions (#define), and conditional inclusion (#if). In many C… …   Wikipedia

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