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verb [transitive] program pronunciation in American English /ˈproʊˌɡræm/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyprogram
he/she/itprograms
present participleprogramming
past tenseprogrammed
past participleprogrammed
  1. 1
    computing to give a series of instructions to a computer or other piece of equipment so that it will do something automatically

    The heating system has been programmed to maintain a constant temperature.

  2. 2
    to plan something

    We need to program some time for discussions at the end of the day.

  3. 3
    to make a person or animal behave in a particular way

    Human beings are genetically programmed to learn certain kinds of languages.

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