A programmer (also referred to as a computer programmer and software developer) is "the individual who designs and develops computer programs." They "[w]rite, test, and maintain the detailed instructions, called programs, that computers must follow to perform their functions. They also conceive, design and test logical structures for solving problems by computer.
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