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"programme" in British English

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programmenoun [C]

UK US program uk   /ˈprəʊ.ɡræm/ us   /ˈproʊ.ɡræm/
  • programme noun [C] (BROADCAST)

A2 a broadcast on television or radio: It's one of those arts programmes late at night. It's my favourite TV programme - I never miss an episode.

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  • programme noun [C] (BOOK)

a thin book or piece of paper giving information about a play or musical or sports event, usually bought at the theatre or place where the event happens: I looked in the programme to find out the actor's name. He collected football programmes.

programmeverb [T + obj + to infinitive ]

UK US program -mm- uk   /ˈprəʊ.ɡræm/ us   /ˈproʊ.ɡræm/
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"programme" in Business English

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programmenoun [C]

uk   /ˈprəʊɡræm/ us   UK US program
GOVERNMENT, MANAGEMENT an officially organized system of services, activities, or opportunities that help people achieve something: There is no graduate training programme for new recruits.a programme to do sth Housing Market Renewal is a programme to deal with low demand in housing areas. a building/development/research programme build/develop/finance a programme launch/carry out/initiate a programme
COMMUNICATIONS a broadcast on television or radio: watch/see a programme Did you see that new programme last night?a television/TV/radio programme There aren't too many TV programmes worth watching right now.a news/reality/history programme We listened to a news programme on the BBC World Service.broadcast/show a programme (about sth) They're always showing programmes about nasty people doing nasty things to each other.a programme on sth We listened to a new programme on Radio 4.
a planned series of related events or activities: A programme of meetings has been planned for October and November. organize/set up/plan a programme
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programmeverb [T]

uk   /ˈprəʊɡræm/ us  
to plan for activities to be done or things to be achieved: be programmed for sth This project is programmed for completion in April.
to write a series of instructions, using a computer language, to create or run a computer program: programme sth to do sth Computers have been programmed to unlock apartment doors or slow trains in the event of an earthquake.
IT to use a piece of software to give instructions to a computer or piece of electronic equipment to make it perform one of a range of tasks: programme sth to do sth You can programme the DVD player to switch itself off.
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(Definition of programme from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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