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IDL

(Interactive Data Language)
(interactive vector-oriented programming language)

IDL (for Interactive Data Language) is an interactive/programming language designed for handling scientific numerical data. It supports arithmetic expressions operating on vectors (one-dimensional arrays) of data, handling these efficiently. It includes facilities for graphical display of data.


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Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IDL_(programming_language)

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