"comment out" meaning in English

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Verb

Forms: comments out [present, singular, third-person], commenting out [participle, present], commented out [participle, past], commented out [past]
Head templates: {{en-verb|*}} comment out (third-person singular simple present comments out, present participle commenting out, simple past and past participle commented out)
  1. (programming, transitive) To disable a section of source code by converting it into a comment. Wikipedia link: comment out Tags: transitive Categories (topical): Programming Synonyms: comment, commentize, rem out Translations (disable a section of source code): 註解排除 (Chinese Mandarin), 注解排除 (zhùjiě páichú) (Chinese Mandarin), zakomentovat [perfective] (Czech), udkommentere (Danish), forkomenti (Esperanto), forkomentarigi (Esperanto), muuttaa kommentiksi (Finnish), commenter (French), auskommentieren (German), コメントアウトする (komentoauto suru) (Japanese), zakomentować (Polish), wykomentować (Polish), comentar (Portuguese), закомменти́ровать (zakommentírovatʹ) [perfective] (Russian), zakomentovať [perfective] (Slovak), comentar (Spanish), đưa vào chú thích (Vietnamese)

Inflected forms

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