Coding terms every programmer should know

There are some important coding terms that every programmer must hear in their daily rountine


It is a high-level description of a computer program or another algorithm. It uses conventions of a normal programming language but it is intended for human reading purpose rather than machine reading.


Refactoring is the process of restructuring existing computer code without changing its external behavior, it is intended to improve nonfunctional attributes of the software.


A callback function is any executable code passed as an argument to the other code that is expected to call back the function particular time.


It is an abstraction in which software providing generic functionality can be selectively changed by additional user-written code. It also provides a standard way to build and deploy the application.


IDE stands for Integrated Development Environment. It is a software application that provides facilities to programmers for software development. An IDE mainly consists of a code editor, build automation tools and a debugger.


SDK stands for Software Development Kit which is a collection of software development tools that allows the creation of applications for a certain software package, software framework, hardware platform and etc. 

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