|1.||to convert (a message) from plain text into code|
|2.||computing Compare decode to convert (characters and symbols) into a digital form as a series of impulses|
|3.||to convert (an electrical signal) into a form suitable for transmission|
|4.||to convert (a nerve signal) into a form that can be received by the brain|
|5.||to use (a word, phrase, etc, esp of a foreign language) in the construction appropriate to it in that language|
|encode (ěn-kōd') Pronunciation Key
To specify the genetic code for the synthesis of a protein molecule or a part of a protein molecule.