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  • 1 non-printing character —    A character in a transmission code which performs a control function but is not reproduced when the transmission is printed …

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  • 2 character — [kar′ək tər, kar′iktər] n. [ME carecter < OFr caractère < L character, an engraving instrument < Gr charaktēr < charassein, to engrave < charax, pointed stake] 1. a distinctive mark 2. a) any letter, figure, or symbol used in… …

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  • 3 Character — Char ac*ter, n. [L., an instrument for marking, character, Gr. ?, fr. ? to make sharp, to cut into furrows, to engrave: cf. F. caract[ e]re.] [1913 Webster] 1. A distinctive mark; a letter, figure, or symbol. [1913 Webster] It were much to be… …

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  • 4 character — n 1 Character, symbol, sign, mark are comparable in the specific sense of an arbitrary or conventional device that is used in writing and in printing, but is neither a word nor a phrase nor a picture. Character suggests the distinctive form or… …

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  • 5 printing — /prin ting/, n. 1. the art, process, or business of producing books, newspapers, etc., by impression from movable types, plates, etc. 2. the act of a person or thing that prints. 3. words, symbols, etc., in printed form. 4. printed material. 5.… …

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  • 6 character — I. noun Etymology: Middle English caracter, from Latin character mark, distinctive quality, from Greek charaktēr, from charassein to scratch, engrave; perhaps akin to Lithuanian žerti to scratch Date: 14th century 1. a. a conventionalized graphic …

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  • 7 PRINTING, HEBREW — pre modern period The first mention of Jews in connection with printing is found in Avignon c. 1444 (before Gutenberg) when a Jew, Davin de Caderousse, studied the new craft. The first Hebrew books were printed at least within 35 years after the… …

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  • 8 printing machine — noun a machine that prints • Syn: ↑printer • Derivationally related forms: ↑print (for: ↑printer) • Hypernyms: ↑machine • H …

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  • 9 Character mask — Part of a series on Marxism …

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  • 10 character — noun 1 person s nature/person with a particular nature ADJECTIVE ▪ excellent, exemplary, good, impeccable ▪ generous, gentle, likeable, lovable, popular …

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  • 11 character — characterless, adj. /kar ik teuhr/, n. 1. the aggregate of features and traits that form the individual nature of some person or thing. 2. one such feature or trait; characteristic. 3. moral or ethical quality: a man of fine, honorable character …

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  • 12 character — char|ac|ter W1S1 [ˈkærıktə US ər] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(all somebody s qualities)¦ 2¦(person)¦ 3¦(qualities of something)¦ 4¦(moral strength)¦ 5¦(interesting quality)¦ 6¦(reputation)¦ 7¦(letter/sign)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin:… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 character — noun 1 ALL SB S QUALITIES (countable usually singular) the particular combination of qualities that makes someone a particular kind of person: There is a serious side to her character. | be in/out of character (=be typical or untypical of someone …

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  • 14 Character (word) — A character (from the Greek gr. engraved or stamped mark (on coins or seals), branding mark, symbol ) may refer to any sign or symbol.EtymologyGreek gr. χαρακτήρ is a nomen agentis of a verb gr. χαράσσω with a meaning to sharpen, to whet , and… …

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  • 15 Character (symbol) — A character (from the Greek χαρακτήρ engraved or stamped mark on coins or seals, branding mark, symbol [1]) may refer to any sign or symbol. Contents 1 History 2 Grapheme …

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  • 16 character — /ˈkærəktə / (say karuhktuh) noun 1. the aggregate of qualities that distinguishes one person or thing from others. 2. moral constitution, as of a person or people. 3. good moral constitution or status. 4. reputation. 5. good repute. 6. an account …

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  • 17 character set — noun an ordered list of characters that are used together in writing or printing • Hypernyms: ↑list, ↑listing • Hyponyms: ↑alphabet, ↑alphanumerics, ↑alphanumeric characters • Instance Hyponyms: ↑ …

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  • 18 character printer — noun a printer that prints a single character at a time • Syn: ↑character at a time printer, ↑serial printer • Hypernyms: ↑printer, ↑printing machine • Hyponyms: ↑daisywheel printer, ↑ …

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  • 19 character-at-a-time printer — noun a printer that prints a single character at a time • Syn: ↑character printer, ↑serial printer • Hypernyms: ↑printer, ↑printing machine • Hyponyms: ↑daisywheel printer, ↑ …

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  • 20 Printing — Print Print, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Printed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Printing}.] [Abbrev. fr. imprint. See {Imprint}, and {Press} to squeeze.] 1. To fix or impress, as a stamp, mark, character, idea, etc., into or upon something. [1913 Webster] A look… …

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