dactl

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DACTL definition


Declarative Alvey Compiler Target Language.
An intermediate language from the University of East Anglia, used in the Flagship project. DACTL is based on a form of graph rewriting which can be used to implement functional languages, logic languages and imperative languages. The current version is Dactl0.
["DACTL - A Computational Model and Compiler Target Language Based on Graph Reduction", J.R.W. Glauert et al, ICL Tech J 5(3) (1987)].
(1994-09-22)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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