programme

verb

Chiefly British spelling of

transitive verb
1 a :to arrange or furnish a program of or for :bill
b :to enter in a program
2 :to work out a sequence of operations to be performed by (a mechanism) :provide with a program
3 a :to insert a program for (a particular action) into or as if into a mechanism
b :to control by or as if by a program
c (1) :to code in an organism's program
(2) :to provide with a biological program
  • cells programmed to synthesize hemoglobin
4 :to predetermine the thinking, behavior, or operations of as if by computer programming
  • children are programmed into violence
  • —Lisa A. Richette



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