follow Dictionary.com

Dictionary.com's Word of the Year is...

control program

control program in Technology

operating system
(CP) The component of IBM's Virtual Machine (VM) that provides "guest support" for operating systems that run on IBM mainframe compatible processors. Cp does this by providing a seamless emulation of privileged functions in the problem program environment.
(1999-01-19)

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for control

9
12
Scrabble Words With Friends