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C Programming Language
Definition: C is a general-purpose, block structured, procedural, imperative computer programming language developed in 1972 by Dennis Ritchie at the Bell Telephone Laboratories for use with the Unix operating system.
Source: Reges & Stepp, 2007
Example: Example sentence for context: "The first complete program in their 1987 book describing the C language was an 'hello world' program."