Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of SHORT CODE

 
Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

(SHORTCODE) A pseudocode interpreter for mathematics problems, designed by john mauchly in 1949 to execute on Eckert and Mauchly's binac and later on univac i and II. Short Code was possibly the first attempt at a high level language.

[Sammet 1969, p. 129].

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY