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language A columnar format third generation programminglanguage similar in layout to assembler and used for
TPS6 database/transaction management system on their Level
6 DPS6 minicomputers running under the GCOS6 operatingsystem. In the UK it was mainly used by local authorities
and the Ministry of Defense. Being proprietary technology,
its popularity waned with the introduction of open systems
standards, relational databases and fourth generationlanguages but it is believed that some systems made it
through Y2K.