Meaning of “assembly language” in the English Dictionary

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"assembly language" in British English

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assembly languagenoun [ C ]

uk /əˈsem.bli ˌlæŋ.ɡwɪdʒ/ us /əˈsem.bli ˌlæŋ.ɡwɪdʒ/ specialized

the language used to write a computer program before it is turned into machine code (= set of numbers that gives instructions to a computer)

(Definition of “assembly language” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"assembly language" in Business English

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assembly languagenoun [ C or U ]

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IT a computing language that uses both words and numbers, used for writing computer programs before they are changed into machine code:

Assembly language is a low-level language that is more easily read by humans.
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(Definition of “assembly language” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)