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syntax

noun [U or C]
 
 
/ˈsɪntæks/
IT the rules that state how, and in which order, words and symbols must be used in a particular computer language: The following search syntax usually worked: "find in catalog". The commands follow a strict syntax.
Translations of “syntax”
in Spanish sintaxis…
in French syntaxe…
in German die Syntax…
in Chinese (Traditional) 句法, 句子結構…
in Russian синтаксис…
in Turkish söz dizimi, cümle bilgisi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 句法, 句子结构…
in Polish składnia…
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