low level language

Definitions

General Science

Computing

  • noun
    (written as low-level language)
    a programming language, particular to one system or computer, in which each instruction has a single equivalent machine code instruction, so that programming in it is a long and complex task.

Electronics

  • (written as low-level language)
    A computer programming language that more closely resembles machine code than human language. Such languages are architecture-dependent, and an example is assembly language. Also called low-level programming language, low-order language, or low-level computer language.

Information & Library Science

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