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assembly languagenoun [C]

uk   /əˈsem.bli ˌlæŋ.ɡwɪdʒ/  us   /əˈsem.bli ˌlæŋ.ɡwɪdʒ/ specialized
the ​language used to write a ​computerprogram before it is ​turned into ​machinecode (= set of ​numbers that gives ​instructions to a ​computer)
(Definition of assembly language from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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assembly languagenoun [C or U]

uk   us  
IT a ​computinglanguage that uses both words and ​numbers, used for writing ​computerprograms before they are ​changed into machinecode: Assemblylanguage is a low-level ​language that is more easily read by ​humans.
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