COBOL

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COBOL (Common Business Orientated Language)

a COMPUTER programming language used for business applications.
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TM) a leader in Year 2000 software tools and services, today announced the extension of its Y2K-in-a-box-tools line to include support for the Cobol programming language.
Among these products is SEEC COBOL Analyst 2000 -- a leading PC-based tool for analyzing and assessing the impact of the century date change on information systems developed using the COBOL programming language.
Last year, Computerworld rated COBOL Analyst as the best PC-based tool for analyzing and assessing the impact of the century date change on information systems developed using the COBOL programming language.