[proh-gruh-mat-ik] /ˌproʊ grəˈmæt ɪk/
of, pertaining to, consisting of, or resembling program music.
of, having, advocating, resembling, or following a plan, policy, or program:
1847, from Greek programma (genitive programmatos; see program (n.)) + -ic. Related: Programmatically.
[pruh-gres-iv] /prəˈgrɛs ɪv/ adjective 1. favoring or advocating , change, improvement, or reform, as opposed to wishing to maintain things as they are, especially in political matters: a progressive mayor. 2. making toward better conditions; employing or advocating more enlightened or liberal ideas, new or experimental methods, etc.: a progressive community. 3. characterized by such […]
[proh-hib-i-tiv] /proʊˈhɪb ɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. serving or tending to or forbid something. 2. sufficing to prevent the use, purchase, etc., of something: prohibitive prices. /prəˈhɪbɪtɪv/ adjective 1. prohibiting or tending to prohibit 2. (esp of prices) tending or designed to discourage sale or purchase adj. c.1600, “having the quality of prohibiting,” from prohibit + […]
[pruh-jek-shuh n] /prəˈdʒɛk ʃən/ noun 1. a projecting or protruding part. Synonyms: overhang, protrusion, jut. 2. the state or fact of jutting out or protruding. 3. a causing to jut or protrude. 4. the act, process, or result of projecting. 5. Also called map projection. Cartography. a systematic construction of lines drawn on a plane […]
[pruh-jek-tiv] /prəˈdʒɛk tɪv/ adjective 1. of or relating to projection. 2. produced, or capable of being produced, by projection. 3. Psychology. of, relating to, or noting a test or technique for revealing the hidden motives or underlying personality structure of an individual by the use of ambiguous or unstructured test materials, as ink blots, cloud […]