Meaning of “programmable” in the English Dictionary

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"programmable" in British English

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programmableadjective

uk /prəʊˈɡræm.ə.bəl/ /ˈprəʊ.ɡræm.ə.bəl/ us /ˈproʊ.ɡræm.ə.bəl/

able to be programmed

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

"programmable" in Business English

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programmableadjective

uk /prəˈɡræməbl̩/ /ˈprəʊɡræm-/ us

IT used to describe a computer or machine that is able to accept instructions to do a range of tasks, rather than just one:

The company was selling programmable motion-control cameras.

(Definition of “programmable” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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