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Application programming interface

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  1. a set of functions, procedures, methods or classes that an operating system, library or service provides to support requests made by computer programs

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    created by user picturealex on December 2, 2008
  2. Language-dependent APIs are available only in a particular programming language

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 2, 2008
  3. They utilize the syntax and elements of the programming language to make the API convenient to use in this particular context

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 2, 2008
  4. Language-independent APIs are written in a way that means they can be called from several programming languages

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 2, 2008
  5. This is a desired feature for a service-style API which is not bound to a particular process or system and is available as a remote procedure call

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