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in·struc·tion  (n-strkshn)
n.
1. The act, practice, or profession of instructing.
2.
a. Imparted knowledge.
b. An imparted or acquired item of knowledge; a lesson.
3. Computer Science A sequence of bits that tells a central processing unit to perform a particular operation and can contain data to be used in the operation.
4.
a. An authoritative direction to be obeyed; an order. Often used in the plural: had instructions to be home by midnight.
b. instructions Detailed directions on procedure: read the instructions for assembly.

in·struction·al adj.

instruction [ɪnˈstrʌkʃən]
n
1. a direction; order
2. the process or act of imparting knowledge; teaching; education
3. (Electronics & Computer Science / Computer Science) Computing a part of a program consisting of a coded command to the computer to perform a specified function
instructional  adj

instruction  (n-strkshn)
A sequence of bits that tells a computers central processing unit to perform a particular operation. An instruction can also contain data to be used in the operation.


instruction  /nstrkn/  n. 1 [U] education, teaching: Hearing-impaired students receive instruction in sign language. 2 pl. information about how to do s.t., directions: The mechanic gave us instructions on how to fix our cars brakes.

Thesaurus: instruction 1 classes, lessons, training 2 directions, advice. instruction

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