Program code that uses a general type of syntax rather than being written using any specific programming language. Pseudocode is used to describe programming concepts in a non-language-specific way.
Dictionary source: Noman's Java(TM) Glossary
English to English translation of Pseudocode pseudocode a notation resembling a programming language but not intended for actual compilation. it usually combines some of the structure of a programming language with an informal natural-language description of the computations to be carried out. it is often produced by case systems as a basis for later hand coding.