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n. ~ 1. A set of characters, numbers, and other symbols used to represent a concept in a short, standard manner. - 2. Ciphers and other systems used to disguise the meaning of information. - 3. Computing · A set of symbols used to communicate information; a character set. - 4. Law · An official statement of law that is complete and systematically arranged.

- v. ~ 5. Records management · To classify a record or file by assigning a set of characters, numbers, or symbols representing the series to which it belongs. - 6. Computing · To write a program or macro containing instructions to perform operations on a computer.