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extend

<programming> To add features to a program, especially through the use of hooks.

"Extend" is very often used in the phrase "extend the functionality of a program."

Plug-ins are one form of extension.

(1997-06-21)

 


Nearby terms: Express expression expression tree extend Extended Affix Grammar Extended ALGOL Extended Architecture
 

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