Definition of scheduler noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈskedʒuːlə(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈskedʒuːlər//
    ; BrE also BrE//ˈʃedʒuːlə(r)//
    , also BrE//ˈʃedjuːlə(r)//
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  1. 1a person who makes a plan for work that has to be done and the times when each thing will be done The President's schedulers allowed 90 minutes for TV interviews.
  2. 2a person who decides what television and radio programmes will be on a particular channel and the times that they will be on TV schedulers know that people want to watch something relaxing on Sunday nights.
  3. 3(computing) a program that arranges jobs or a computer's operations into an appropriate order