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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  parse \parse\ (p[aum]rs), v. t. [imp. & p. p. parsed
     (p[aum]rst); p. pr. & vb. n. parsing.] [L. pars a part;
     pars orationis a part of speech. See Part, n.] (Gram.)
     To resolve into its elements, as a sentence, pointing out the
     several parts of speech, and their relation to each other by
     government or agreement; to analyze and describe
     grammatically.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Let him construe the letter into English, and parse it
           over perfectly.                          --Ascham.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  parser
  parse
  parsed
  parsing
  
      An algorithm or program to determine the
     syntactic structure of ("to parse") a sentence or string of
     symbols in some language.  A parser normally takes as input
     a sequence of tokens output by a lexical analyser.  It may
     produce some kind of abstract syntax tree as output.  A
     parser may be produced automatically from a grammar by a
     parser generator such as yacc.
  
     A parser is normally part of some larger program, like a
     compiler, which takes the output of the parser and attempts
     to extract meaning from it in some way, e.g. translating it
     into another language.
  
     (2009-06-26)
  

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