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bar codenoun [C]

(also barcode,  /ˈbɑrˌkoʊd/ )  /ˈbɑr ˌkoʊd/
a ​smallrectangle of ​blacklines of different ​widths that ​containsinformation that can be ​read by a ​computer
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bar codenoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​smallrectangularpattern of ​thick and ​thinblacklinesprinted on a ​product, or on ​itscontainer, so that the ​details of the ​product can be ​read by and ​recorded on a ​computersystem: A ​handheldscanner is used to ​readbarcodes.
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bar codenoun [C]

uk   us   COMMERCE, IT
a ​small rectangular ​pattern of thick and ​thinblacklinesprinted on a ​product, or on its ​container, so that the details of the ​product can be read by and ​recorded on a ​computersystem: Bar ​codes can be ​scanned by ​opticalscanners known as ​barcodereaders.
bar coding
noun [U]
Bar coding is ​essential for ​efficientinventorymanagement.
(Definition of bar code from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bar code”
in Arabic الرَّمْز القُضْبانيّ…
in Korean 바코드…
in Portuguese código de barras…
in Catalan codi de barres…
in Japanese バーコード…
in Chinese (Simplified) 条形码…
in Turkish barkod, elektronik fiyat etiketi…
in Russian штрих-код…
in Chinese (Traditional) 條碼…
in Italian codice a barre…
in Polish kod paskowy…
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