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English definition of “interpreter”


noun [C] (COMPUTER PROGRAM)    /ɪnˈtɜː.prɪ.tər/ US  /-ˈtɝː.prɪ.t̬ɚ/
specialized computing a computer program that changes the instructions in another program into a form that can be easily understood by a computerComputer programming and software
(Definition of interpreter noun (COMPUTER PROGRAM) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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