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pro·gram

(prō'gram)
1. A formal set of procedures for conducting an activity.
2. An ordered list of instructions directing a computer to carry out a sequence of operations required to solve a problem or process data.
3. A planned learning activity for patients, providers, or others involved in health care.
Synonym(s): programme.

program, programme

a planned course of action, e.g. herd health program, production program.

public program
a disease control program available to all members of the public, e.g. rabies control, tuberculosis eradication.
whole farm program
one which takes into account all of the enterprises on a farm and presents a financial accounting of the farm as a whole.
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Then, without premeditation, we may express our disapproval of such a turn by getting up from our seats and leaving the theatre for a promenade and a breath of fresh air outside, coming back, when the turn is over, to enjoy the rest of the programme.
She took it as a good sign that he said to her, "It's a fine programme this afternoon, is it not?
He suddenly observed, hung over the clock, a card which, upon inspection, proved to be a programme of the daily routine of the house.
My programme was no drink in the morning; first drink- time came with the completion of my thousand words.

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