1. An early possible name for PL/I.[Sammet 1969, p.542]. 2. MasPar data-parallel version of C. See also ampl. Compiler version 3.1. 3. Motorola Programming Language. A low-level PL/I-like language, similar to PL/M, but for the Motorola 6800. 4. MicroProgramming Language. Simple language for microprogramming. Statements on the same line represent register transfers caused by one microinstruction, and are executed in parallel. ["Structured Computer Organization", A.S. Tanenbaum, First Edition, P-H 1976. (Replaced in later editions by Mic-1)].
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