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machine codenoun [U]

uk   us   specialized
a set of ​numbers that gives ​instructions to a ​computer
(Definition of machine code from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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machine codenoun [C or U]

uk   us   (also machine language) IT
the basic ​language used to give ​instructions to a ​computer, consisting only of ​numbers: The ​program has been written in ​machinecode. Z-80 ​machinecode is fairly ​easy to write.
(Definition of machine code from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “machine code”
in Chinese (Simplified) 机器(代)码,计算机语言…
in Chinese (Traditional) 機器(代)碼,電腦語言…
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