Definition of Macro:

  1. Large-scale; overall.

  2. Short for macro lens.

  3. Group of several keystrokes or computer instructions assigned to one or more keystrokes or mouse clicks, or embedded in a program. A macro is actually a miniature but complete computer program (often generated with an application program such as a word processor) that carries out a sequence of operations intended by the user or programmer.

  4. Relating to or used in macrophotography.

  5. A single instruction that expands automatically into a set of instructions to perform a particular task.

How to use Macro in a sentence?

  1. Many also double as macro (close-up) lenses - very useful.
  2. The analysis of social events at the macro level.
  3. Your lens has a macro setting for shooting big close-ups.
  4. The entire analysis is performed by a single macro in an Excel worksheet.

Meaning of Macro & Macro Definition