special character

noun

Definition of special character

:a symbol used in writing, typing, etc., that represents something other than a letter or number

Word by Word Definitions

special play
  1. : distinguished by some unusual quality

  2. : held in particular esteem

  3. : readily distinguishable from others of the same category : unique

  1. : one that is used for a special service or occasion

  2. : something (such as a television program) that is not part of a regular series

  3. : a featured dish at a restaurant

character play
  1. : one of the attributes (see 1attribute 1) or features that make up and distinguish an individual

  2. : a feature used to separate distinguishable things into categories

  3. : the aggregate of distinctive qualities characteristic of a breed, strain, or type

  1. : capable of portraying an unusual or eccentric personality often markedly different from the player

  2. : requiring or involving the portrayal of an unusual or eccentric personality

  1. : characterize

  2. : represent, portray

  3. : engrave, inscribe


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