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Bbc Basic

BBC BASIC is a high-level programming language that originated on the BBC Microcomputer System. Created by Sophie Wilson, it was designed to be easy to learn for students and hobbyists but powerful enough for professional use. The language features numerous graphical and sound commands which made it useful in creating educational software and simple games. BBC BASIC has evolved over time with different versions released for various systems, remaining popular among retro computing enthusiasts due to its simplicity yet effectiveness as an introductory language for programming.

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