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QR code

 (kyo͞o′är′)
n.
A square grid of smaller black and white squares containing encoded data that is designed to be optically scanned, as to provide information about a product or service.

[q(uick) r(esponse) code.]
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QR Code

n
(Electronics) trademark a type of bar code that can be read both horizontally and vertically, allowing large amounts of information to be encoded in it
[C20: Q(uick) R(esponse)]
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QR Code stickers would be placed on recycling boxes to make it easier for residents to check online what their waste collection and recycling days are - in addition to paper calendars already handed out.
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