ASCII

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noun \ˈas-(ˌ)kē\

Definition of ASCII

  1. :  a code for representing alphanumeric information

Origin and Etymology of ascii

American Standard Code for Information Interchange


First Known Use: 1963


ASCII Defined for English Language Learners

ASCII

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noun \ˈas-(ˌ)kē\

Definition of ASCII for English Language Learners

  • : a standard way of representing numbers and letters in a computer file so that they can be read by most computers


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