Associations to the word «Instruction»

Wiktionary

INSTRUCTION, noun. (uncountable) The act of instructing, teaching, or furnishing with information or knowledge.
INSTRUCTION, noun. (countable) An instance of the information or knowledge so furnished.
INSTRUCTION, noun. (countable) An order or command.
INSTRUCTION, noun. (computing) A single operation of a processor defined by an instruction set architecture.
INSTRUCTION, noun. A set of directions provided by a manufacturer for the users of a product or service.
INSTRUCTION SET, noun. (computing) The set of machine instructions that a particular CPU can execute; the corresponding set of assembly language mnemonics.
INSTRUCTION SETS, noun. Plural of instruction set

Dictionary definition

INSTRUCTION, noun. A message describing how something is to be done; "he gave directions faster than she could follow them".
INSTRUCTION, noun. The activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill; "he received no formal education"; "our instruction was carefully programmed"; "good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded".
INSTRUCTION, noun. The profession of a teacher; "he prepared for teaching while still in college"; "pedagogy is recognized as an important profession".
INSTRUCTION, noun. (computer science) a line of code written as part of a computer program.

Wise words

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