ProgrammaPro*gram"ma\, n.; pl. Programmata. [ L. See Programme.]1. (Gr. Antiq.) Any law, which, after it had passed the Athenian senate, was fixed on a tablet for public inspection previously to its being proposed to the general assembly of the people. 2. An edict published for public information; an official bulletin; a public proclamation. 3. See Programme. 4. A preface. [Obs.] --T. Warton.
|an edict that has been publicly posted|