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character set

n.
2. The set of characters that form the basis for a particular character encoding.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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Senator Angus King today applauded an announcement from the Unicode Consortium that it will include a new lobster emoji in the 2018 release of its standard character set.
Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB+) services are due to be launched in Hong Kong in November this year and Frontier Silicon said its newly released localised solution implements a rich character set consisting of 16,000 unique Chinese characters, which allows end-users to navigate through station names, radio menus and view DLS messages in the Chinese language ensuring that digital radio is accessible to all consumers in the SAR.
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.
Developers eventually created a mixed single byte/double byte character set for Japanese, but it was a huge amount of work and most companies did not want both character sets to clutter their U.
The character set and keyboard views make finding symbols, dingbats and other special characters a snap.
For starters, mainframe data is stored using several different character sets instead of the ASCII character set used by open systems machines.
In addition to storing all data in the Unicode character set, VIRTUA supports direct input, indexing, and display of characters in Unicode from a single, standard workstation.
For each individual from the pure-species and the hybrid-zone samples, the three genetic-index scores, six coloration scores, and six morphometric scores were entered without transformation into standard PCAs performed as follows: (1) on each character set individually, (2) on all pairwise combinations of character sets, and (3) on all three character sets.
Through font linking, just one implementation of the Chinese character set is required, linking to both the non-bold and bold Latin fonts.
Incorporating the new character set presented a number of challenges besides the obvious one--the right to left flow of sentences.
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.