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ASCII

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈæski/
IT abbreviation for American Standard Code for Information Interchange: a method of storing data so that information can be exchanged between computers using different systems or programs: Computers use ASCII tables, which are tables or lists that contain all the letters in the Roman alphabet. an ASCII file
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