A CDE Definition
primitive data type
An elementary data structure that is supported natively by a programming language or other software development system. Strings (alphanumeric characters), integers and Boolean (yes/no) are examples of primitive data types. See primitive.
(1) See primitive data type.
(2) In computer graphics, an element that is used as a building block for creating images, such as a point, line, arc, cone or sphere.
(3) In programming, a fundamental instruction, statement or operation. See machine instruction.
(4) In microprogramming, a microinstruction, or elementary machine operation. See microcode.
Before/After Your Search Term
|primary key||PRINCE 2|
|primary partition||print app|
|Primary Rate||print buffer|
|primary storage||print column|
|prime number||print engine|
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