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Meaning of “Java” in the English Dictionary

"Java" in British English

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Javanoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈdʒɑː.və/ trademark
a ​computerprogramminglanguage that is often used on the internet
(Definition of Java from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Java" in American English

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Javanoun [U]

 us   /ˈdʒɑ·və/ trademark
a ​computer programming ​language used for writing ​programs for the internet
(Definition of Java from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"Java™" in Business English

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Java™noun [U]

uk   us   /ˈdʒɑːvə/ trademark IT
a ​computerlanguage that is often used to write ​programs for the ​internet: in Java The ​testversion was written in Java. Java ​applications/​programmers/​script
(Definition of Java™ from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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