artificial language

Definitions of artificial language
  1. noun
    a language that is deliberately created for a specific purpose
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    Antonyms:
    natural language, tongue
    a human written or spoken language used by a community; opposed to e.g. a computer language
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    Antido
    an artificial language related to Ido
    Arulo
    an artificial language intended for international use as an auxiliary language
    Basic English
    a simplified form of English proposed for use as an auxiliary language for international communication; devised by C. K. Ogden and I. A. Richards
    Blaia Zimondal
    an artificial language
    Esperantido
    an artificial language based on Esperanto and Ido
    Esperanto
    an artificial language based as far as possible on words common to all the European languages
    Europan
    an artificial language proposed as an auxiliary European language
    Idiom Neutral
    an artificial language proposed for use as an auxiliary international language; based on Volapuk but with a vocabulary selected on the basis of the maximum internationality of the roots
    Interlingua
    an artificial language proposed for use as an auxiliary international language; based on words common to English and the Romance languages
    Ido
    an artificial language that is a revision and simplification of Esperanto
    Latinesce
    an artificial language based on Latin
    Latino
    an artificial language based on words common to the Romance languages
    Lingualumina
    an artificial language
    Lingvo Kosmopolita
    an artificial language
    Monario
    an artificial language
    Nov-Esperanto
    an artificial language based on Esperanto
    Novial
    an artificial language
    Nov-Latin
    an artificial language based on Latin
    Occidental
    an artificial language
    Optez
    an artificial language
    Pasigraphy
    an artificial international language using characters (as mathematical symbols) instead of words to express ideas
    Ro
    an artificial language for international use that rejects all existing words and is based instead on an abstract analysis of ideas
    Romanal
    an artificial language
    Solresol
    an artificial language
    Volapuk
    one of the first artificial language constructed for use as an auxiliary international language; based largely on English but with some German and French and Latin roots
    programing language, programming language
    (computer science) a language designed for programming computers
    pidgin
    an artificial language used for trade between speakers of different languages
    Latino sine flexione
    Latino without inflectional morphology
    algorithmic language
    an artificial language designed to express algorithms
    assembly language
    a low-level programing language; close approximation to machine language
    computer language, computer-oriented language, machine language, machine-oriented language
    a programming language designed for use on a specific class of computers
    multidimensional language
    a programming language whose expressions are assembled in more than one dimension
    object language, target language
    a computer language into which something written in another computer language is to be translated
    object-oriented programing language, object-oriented programming language
    (computer science) a programming language that enables the programmer to associate a set of procedures with each type of data structure
    one-dimensional language
    a programming language whose expressions are represented by strings of characters
    stratified language
    a language that cannot be used as its own metalanguage
    unstratified language
    a programming language that (like natural language) can be used as its own metalanguage
    LISP, list-processing language
    a flexible procedure-oriented programing language that manipulates symbols in the form of lists
    Prolog, logic programing, logic programming
    a computer language designed in Europe to support natural language processing
    COBOL
    common business-oriented language
    C
    a general-purpose programing language closely associated with the UNIX operating system
    BASIC
    a popular programming language that is relatively easy to learn; an acronym for beginner's all-purpose symbolic instruction code; no longer in general use
    Pascal
    a programing language designed to teach programming through a top-down modular approach
    Chinook Jargon, Oregon Jargon
    a pidgin incorporating Chinook and French and English words; formerly used as a lingua franca in northwestern North America
    type of:
    language, linguistic communication
    a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols
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