from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An algebraic computer language for solving primarily mathematical and scientific problems using algorithms.
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- proper n. A high-level programming language mostly used for solving mathematical and scientific problems.
alg(orithmic-)o(riented) l(anguage).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From algorithmic language. (Wiktionary)