What is another word for subprogram?

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[ sˈʌbpɹə͡ʊɡɹˌam], [ sˈʌbpɹə‍ʊɡɹˌam], [ s_ˈʌ_b_p_ɹ_əʊ_ɡ_ɹ_ˌa_m]

A subprogram is a series of instructions that performs a specific task within a larger program. In programming, subprograms can be called functions, procedures, routines or subroutines, depending on the language being used. Functions return a value, while procedures do not. A routine is a sequence of instructions that can be called repeatedly, while a subroutine is a function that is called by another function. Other synonyms for subprogram include subfunction, subroutine, and nested function. These terms are all used to describe a block of code that can be called and executed within a larger program, making it more efficient and easier to manage.

How to use "Subprogram" in context?

Subprograms are a critical part of any program. They enable a programmer to modularize a program and to isolate certain parts of it from other parts. They also provide a way to divide a program into manageable pieces.

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    • Proper noun, singular
      subprogramme, sub-programme.
    • Noun, singular or mass
      subprogramme, sub-programme.
    • Verb, non-3rd person singular present

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