Atlas Commercial Language Manuak
ACL - Atlas Commercial Language was a programming language devised by David
Hendry bearing a superficial resemblance to COBOL. For various reasons,
Atlas would have struggled with COBOL so the flavour of the language was
adapted to make is word-orientated rather than character-based. Various
other changes were made to the language which became a major workhorse of
the Atlas Computer
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