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Machine Code
The Lowest Level Programming Language Consisting Of 0s And 1s. CPU's Can Directly Process it as a string of CPU instructions
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Instruction Set
the complete set of all the instructions in machine code that can be recognized and executed by a central processing unit. Contains the Opcode and Operand
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Opcode
Tells the processor the job that needs to be done.
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Operand
Specifies the data that needs to be acted upon.
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Assembler
Program that turns assembly language into machine code
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Compiler
A tool that translates high level code into machine code all at once that creates one excecutable file
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Interpretor
A tool used to translate high level code into machine code one instruction at a time.
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the complete set of all the instructions in machine code that can be recognized and executed by a central processing unit. Contains the Opcode and Operand

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