(Or “flow of control”) The sequence of execution of instructions in a program. This is determined at run time by the input data and by the control structures (e.g. “if” statements) used in the program.
Not to be confused with “flow control”.
1. a person having a strong need for control over people or situations. noun 1. a person with an obsessive need to be in control of what is happening
- Control freakery
noun 1. an obsessive need to be in control of what is happening
noun 1. (in an experiment or clinical trial) a group of subjects closely resembling the treatment group in many demographic variables but not receiving the active medication or factor under study and thereby serving as a comparison group when treatment results are evaluated. noun 1. any group used as a control in a statistical experiment, […]
- Control grid
noun 1. (electronics) another name for grid, in a tetrode, pentode and similar devices control grid An electrode used in triodes, tetrodes, and pentodes, placed between the cathode and the plate (usually very close to the cathode). Electrons emitted by the cathode must pass through the control grid to reach the positively charged plate and […]