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character set

n.
2. The set of characters that form the basis for a particular character encoding.
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Noun1.character set - an ordered list of characters that are used together in writing or printing
list, listing - a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)
alphabet - a character set that includes letters and is used to write a language
alphanumeric characters, alphanumerics - a character set that includes letters and digits and punctuation
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GB18030 is officially referred to as "Chinese National Standard GB18030-2000: Information Technology - Chinese Ideograms Coded Character Set for Information Interchange - Extension for the Basic Set.
DirectSmile is a similar 'image content' engine and with it we can provide our customers and their clients any kind of character set they want.
SecureSphere also provides the industry's most comprehensive multi-language and multi-character set support, including support for double-byte character sets, a key requirement in the Korean market.
This release allows CanIt's Bayesian analyzer to handle any character set.
Onge presents the reader with an intriguing and engaging format of poetry intertwined with a philosophical narrative and interesting character set.
03's four new spam-blocking features: Identify adult subjects even if subject line is using an alternate character set or Base 64 encoding; automatically add a sender's IP address to the spam content category of the integrated content filter database if the majority of e-mail from that address is spam; conduct a DNS query on known spam URLs and add the corresponding IP addresses to the spam category in the content filter database; and check the IP addresses of unknown URLs to determine whether they are from a spam-categorized IP address.
The Unicode character set has become the standard operating system, allowing all products that are Unicode enabled to handle all characters for every country around the world.
Earlier this year, the company announced 13 off-the-shelf theme-based fonts for mobile phones based on the Latin-1 character set.
This book opens with a succinct description of origins of modern-day Japanese that leads to an explanation of Japanese character set standards and encoding methods.
The Unicode/ISO merged standard provides a single, complete and interchangeable character set for all the languages of the world, making it easier for different countries to transfer and share information," said Gayn Winters, a member of Unicode's board of directors and a technical director of software development at Digital Equipment Corp.
In this position, she established the architecture and development process of supporting Asian languages for computer processing as double byte character set support (DBCS) by extending Kanji (Japanese Double Byte Character Set) Language processing.