Programme / Program


An algorithm[1] that has been coded into something that can be run by a machine. (Note: The convention[2] is to spell this word as ‘program’ but you may see the alternative spelling ‘programme’ sometimes. See this link on Grammarist as an explaination why https://grammarist.com/spelling/program-programme/

Terms definitions
1. algorithm. A list of steps that you can follow to finish a task « Back to Glossary Index
2. convention. The principles, techniques, and/or procedures established by a “community of practice”. For example, in Construction and Mechanical Technologies accepted conventions relate to such things as flush, parallel, perpendicular, offset, symmetry, array, tolerance, ease, press fit, clearances, eccentricity, and taper. « Back to Glossary Index