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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A system used for transmitting messages requiring brevity or secrecy; the symbolic arrangement of data or instructions in a computer program or the set of such instructions. Also: Any systematic collection or digest of laws.

Usage examples (34)
  • "You, who are on the road, must have a code that you can live by-"
  • code the pieces with numbers so that you can identify them later
  • (hint: the answer is 21) @code@ for inline code, and > code
  • The term code is often used to denote large-scale operations. for more
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  • A "coda" is a summarizing part that is somehow separate from the whole, a "code" is a set of symbols, while a "coed" is either a female student or a term that indicates a school has both make and female students.
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