Definitions for "CGI program"
Strictly, any program which handles its input and output data according to the CGI standard. In practice, CGI programs are used to handle forms and database queries on web pages, and to produce non-static web page content.
A small program that puts information typed into an Online form into an e-mail message. A CGI program is used for setting up your password on the SMC Website or placing orders while cybershopping.
a computer program which resides on the web server, and creates its output "on the fly" when the web server is accessed
an executable file, while a CGI script is a text file that is interpreted by an executable file
an executable, similar to the executables you create for your desktop client/server applications
a common way for an HTTP server to interact dynamically with users
Keywords:  rules, application, uses
an application that uses these rules