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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( 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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The GRid construction begins with a two-character identifier scheme element, followed by a five-character issuer code, followed by a ten-character release number, followed by a single-character check character. The characters A1 were chosen to be used as the identifier scheme element.