• WordNet 3.6
    • n programming creating a sequence of instructions to enable the computer to do something
    • n programming setting an order and time for planned events
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  • Bob Wells
    Bob Wells
    “For every action there is an equal and opposite government program.”
  • Harry Weinberger
    Harry Weinberger
    “If builders built buildings the way programmers wrote programs, then the first woodpecker that came along would destroy civilization.”
  • Les Brown
    “If you don't program yourself, life will program you!”
  • C. S. Lewis
    “We were promised sufferings. They were part of the program. We were even told, 'Blessed are they that mourn'”
  • Lou Holtz
    “It's not my job to motivate players. They bring extraordinary motivation to our program. It's my job not to de-motivate them.”
  • Roland Barthes
    “The bastard form of mass culture is humiliated repetition... always new books, new programs, new films, news items, but always the same meaning.”


In literature:

The abdication of Jefferson thus left the party without a leader and without a program at a most critical moment.
"Union and Democracy" by Allen Johnson
A party or parties unknown had neatly warped the ship construction program to their own ends.
"The Misplaced Battleship" by Harry Harrison (AKA Henry Maxwell Dempsey)
The program committee can also use this information in preparing programs.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Thirty-Fourth Annual Report 1943" by Various
For in the whole program of peaceful socialism there is nothing wrong at all except one thing.
"The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice" by Stephen Leacock
In Spanish, German, Portuguese and English, regular programs are sent across at government expense.
"Secret Armies" by John L. Spivak
The program of my movements which I had given him was accurate enough.
"The Pirate of Panama" by William MacLeod Raine
This is one of the difficult aspects of this type of program.
"A Practical Guide to Self-Hypnosis" by Melvin Powers
Then there is a change in program, in which the literary side is given precedent.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 5, 1920" by Various
Her hands fell softly on the keys, and, studying a printed program in front of her, she began to play an overture.
"Americans All" by Various
Sousa's marches have appeared on programs in all parts of the civilized world.
"Contemporary American Composers" by Rupert Hughes
Want to hear the program?
"Blue Bonnet in Boston" by Caroline E. Jacobs
We will resume our regular programs immediately following the timesignal.
"Greener Than You Think" by Ward Moore
He did this, but it revealed too much of himself and destroyed the chance of completing his program.
"The Great Gray Plague" by Raymond F. Jones
The rural worker needs to feel a responsibility for the making of some contribution to the rural school's social program.
"Rural Problems of Today" by Ernest R. Groves
He listened in amused silence while the judge told him what the program was.
"They of the High Trails" by Hamlin Garland
There were some who thought that the program of Labour would clash with the program of the Prince.
"Westward with the Prince of Wales" by W. Douglas Newton
Any one of average intelligence can see at a glance that these two programs of salvation are headed in opposite directions.
"The Church, the Schools and Evolution" by J. E. (Judson Eber) Conant
A good cause never did a program any harm.
"Prologue to an Analogue" by Leigh Richmond
This program would take some little time to perfect, and meanwhile Jake was willing that his wife should work.
"The Cup of Fury" by Rupert Hughes
Chopin's position in regard to program music is an interesting subject for speculation.
"Music: An Art and a Language" by Walter Raymond Spalding

In news:

One of the programs in line for a potentially severe cut is the case management program run by the city's Department for the Aging (DFTA).
The Family Friendly Programming Forum launched in 1998 with a fairly straightforward goal: to persuade the broadcast networks to put on more prime time programs that are suitable for advertisers with brands geared to families.
On March 9th, 2003 the Partnership for Violence Free Families began a new avenue of program delivery with the ACT Against Violence Program.
When Jennifer Basham was pregnant, she took advantage of a program called the Stork Rewards Program through her work, which offered to pay her co-pay at the hospital during delivery.
In its closing program for this season, the Ancora Quartet has devised a remarkably diversified and satisfying program -- combining a compact rarity with an expansive crowd-pleaser, each demanding in its own way.
Merchant Marine Reserve Program becomes Strategic Sealift Officer Program.
He laid the foundation for Troy's award-winning high school band program that is the second longest existing program in the state.
Wyoming Main Street has approved an application from Buffalo to advance a level in the program's tier system and also accepted the city of Gillette into it's program.
Watch the Program Watch the entire program online after the broadcast date.
Four years after Congress approved the TARP program, 28 Missouri institutions borrowing from the federal program have repaid about $191.95 million of the almost $1.006 billion they received — about 19.1 percent of the total.
For more information on Can-Am racing, the entire 2010 schedule, the 2010 contingency program and DS 450 amateur racer support program, please visit
In lieu of a national program for animal disease traceability that is yet to emerge, individual states are embracing the necessity and opportunity to institute their own programs.
All can be programmed with the standard GM on-board programming procedure, which takes 30 minutes.
Over 160 parents from Meadow View Elementary attended a program on October 16, 2012 to learn more about free backpacks that are provided to students through the Title I program.
"Because of the outstanding program format and participation from corporate executives during the 2011 program, which included UAPB alumni, UAPB was voted ' BEEP 's University of the Year'," a spokesman said.

In science:

In the following, we focus on programming-in-thesmall for learning purposes, additional forms of expressing programs () are briefly mentioned but really not considered here.
On Requirements for Programming Exercises from an E-learning Perspective
Allowing SMT solvers to scale beyond program analysis examples may prove useful if they are used for some other applications than program proofs, for instance, formal mathematical proofs.
On using floating-point computations to help an exact linear arithmetic decision procedure
Then, the problem of dynamic optimization is discretized at the nodes to result in a nonlinear programming, which is solved using sequential quadratic programming.
Computational Analysis of Control Systems Using Dynamic Optimization
As P (R, f ) can be obtained as a relaxation of any mixed integer program, valid inequalities for the convex hull of P (R, f ) can be used as a source of cutting planes for general mixed integer programs.
Split rank of triangle and quadrilateral inequalities
Disjunctive programming: cutting planes from logical conditions, Nonlinear Programming (O. L.
Split rank of triangle and quadrilateral inequalities
Margot, On the facets of mixed integer programs with two integer variables and two constraints, (2008), To appear in Mathematical Programming.
Split rank of triangle and quadrilateral inequalities
The program-size complexity H (s) is originally defined using the concept of program-size, as stated above.
Partial randomness and dimension of recursively enumerable reals
The hardware-compilation of floating-point programs is impossible if these elementary circuits cannot be shared in the program.
Function Interface Models for Hardware Compilation: Types, Signatures, Protocols
Game Semantics [1, 15] is a process-calculus-like model for programming languages introduced in the mid-90s, which proved to be extremely successful at giving precise interpretations for a variety of languages, thus solving longstanding open problems in the theory of programming languages.
Function Interface Models for Hardware Compilation: Types, Signatures, Protocols
C program, allowing the simulations to run at the speed of a compiled C program.
TinkerCell: Modular CAD Tool for Synthetic Biology
The set-up has been simulated by a GEANT4 based program together with a standalone program to model the response of the RPCs (RPCSIM). Three parameters of the response simulation were tuned using data from a broad band muon beam.
Hadron Showers in a Digital Hadron Calorimeter
Sathyaprakash for useful discussions. G.M.M. gratefully acknowledges support from the NASA postdoctoral program administered by Oak Ridge Associated Universities; M.V. from JPL’s HRDF and RTD programs.
Cover art: issues in the metric-guided and metric-less placement of random and stochastic template banks
In [BP02] a ‘program component’ [i, P ] is defined as a pair of an interface and a program with the requirement that i contains at least all instruction names that occur in program P .
A progression ring for interfaces of instruction sequences, threads, and services
This future version of our simulator would be a near-ideal tool for allowing students and researchers to venture into quantum programming and freely experiment with new (and old) quantum algorithms without having to either learn a new programming language first, or worry about running out of memory.
A space-efficient quantum computer simulator suitable for high-speed FPGA implementation
Spitzer IRAC and MIPS data The 12 cores presented here were selected from two observing programs: Spitzer GTO program ID 53 and GO program ID 30384.
Spitzer and HHT observations of starless cores: masses and environments