EBCDIC

EBCDIC

[eb-see-dik]
noun Computers.
a code consisting of 256 8-bit characters and used for data representation and transfer.

Origin:
1965–70; e(xtended) b(inary-)c(oded) d(ecimal) i(nterchange) c(ode)

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EBCDIC (ˈɛbsɪˌdɪk)
 
n acronym for
extended binary-coded decimal-interchange code: a computer code for representing alphanumeric characters

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EBCDIC definition


Extended Binary Coded Decimal Interchange Code

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EBCDIC
extended binary coded decimal interchange code
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