Program Design Language

Any of a large class of formal and profoundly useless pseudo-languages in which management forces one to design programs.

Too often, management expects PDL descriptions to be maintained in parallel with the code, imposing massive overhead of little or no benefit.

See also flow chart.

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Program Composition Notation
program counter
flow chart
Program Evaluation and Review Technique
Program Information File
Programmable Airline Reservation System
Programmable Array Logic
Programmable Interrupt Controller