(ETC) A Fortran-like compiler that can be extended with macros.
[“ETC – An Extendible Macro-Based Compiler”, B.N. Dickman, Proc SJCC 38 1971].
[ik-stend] /ɪkˈstɛnd/ verb (used with object) 1. to stretch out; draw out to the full length: He extended the measuring tape as far as it would go. 2. to stretch, draw, or arrange in a given direction, or so as to reach a particular point, as a cord, wall, or line of troops. 3. to […]
[ik-sten-suh-buh l] /ɪkˈstɛn sə bəl/ adjective 1. capable of being . /ɪkˈstɛnsəbəl/ adjective 1. capable of being extended programming Said of a system (e.g., program, file format, programming language, protocol, etc.) designed to easily allow the addition of new features at a later date, e.g. through the use of hooks, an API or plug-ins. See […]
[ik-sten-suh-buh l] /ɪkˈstɛn sə bəl/ adjective 1. capable of being . /ɪkˈstɛnsəbəl/ adjective 1. capable of being extended
- Extensible database
database A DBMS that allows access to data from remote sources as if the remote data were part of the database. [Example?] (1997-11-20)