To write unique code to handle input to or situations arising in a program that are somehow distinguished from normal processing. This would be used for processing of mode switches or interrupt characters in an interactive interface (as opposed, say, to text entry or normal commands), or for processing of hidden flags in the input of a batch program or filter.
noun 1. a checking account that requires no minimum balance but in which a small charge is made for each check issued or drawn and for monthly maintenance.
- Special clearing
noun 1. (banking) (in Britain) the clearing of a cheque through a bank in less than the usual three days, for an additional charge
noun, Library Science. 1. a collection of materials segregated from a general library collection according to form, subject, age, condition, rarity, source, or value.
noun 1. select committee. select committee noun 1. a committee, as of a legislative body, that is formed to examine and report on a specific bill or issue. select committee noun 1. (in Britain) a small committee composed of members of parliament, set up by either House of Parliament to investigate and report back on […]