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en·code

 (ĕn-kōd′)
v. en·cod·ed, en·cod·ing, en·codes
v.tr.
1. To convert (a message or other information) into code.
2. To format (electronic data) according to a standard format.
3. Genetics To specify the genetic code for (a protein, for example).
v.intr.
1. To convert information into code.
2. To format electronic data according to a standard format.
3. Genetics To specify the genetic code for a protein.

en·cod′er n.
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encoding

(ɪnˈkəʊdɪŋ)
n
1. the action of transforming a message into code
2. (Computer Science) computing the action of converting (characters and symbols) into a digital form as a series of impulses
3. (Linguistics) linguistics the action of expressing a message in another language
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.encoding - the activity of converting data or information into codeencoding - the activity of converting data or information into code
coding, steganography, cryptography, secret writing - act of writing in code or cipher
compression - encoding information while reducing the bandwidth or bits required
data encryption - (computer science) the encryption of data for security purposes
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Translations
codering

encoding

[ɪnˈkəʊdɪŋ] N (Comput, Ling) → codificación f
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