mi·​cro·​pro·​gram ˌmī-krō-ˈprō-ˌgram How to pronounce microprogram (audio)
: a routine composed of microinstructions used in microprogramming

Word History

First Known Use

1953, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of microprogram was in 1953

Dictionary Entries Near microprogram

Cite this Entry

“Microprogram.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microprogram. Accessed 23 Sep. 2023.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!