check character

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Noun1.check character - a character that is added to the end of a block of transmitted data and used to check the accuracy of the transmission
transmission - communication by means of transmitted signals
grapheme, graphic symbol, character - a written symbol that is used to represent speech; "the Greek alphabet has 24 characters"
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com/articles/2014/07/14/destinyas-companion-app-is-actually-useful-a-ign-first) IGN reports that the app will allow players to check character stats and missions, and even 3D models of the weapons and items that they acquire in-game, all of which are instantly connected to the app.
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A check character is a predetermined symbol used by a scanner to verify that the appropriate data have been decoded.