Electronic Design Interchange Format.
Not a programming language, but a format to simplify data transfer between CAD/CAE systems. LISP-like syntax. See also Berkeley EDIF200.
[“Designer’s Guide to EDIF”, E. Marx et al, EDN 1987.”EDIF Electronic Design Interchange Format Version 200″, ANSI/EIA Standard 548].
ISO 9735:1988 Electronic Data Interchange for Administration, Commerce, and Transport
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