Updated: 06/30/2020 by Computer Hope

Language may refer to any of the following:

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1. With a language that computers speak, binary is the lowest language understood by computers.

2. With human communication with a computer, a programming language is used to send instructions to a computer to perform. See our programming language page for a full list of computer programming languages and related terms.

3. With a selection in a program, a language refers to what language the computer user speaks or prefers. For example, English may be an option.

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