Definition of Codes. Meaning of Codes. Synonyms of Codes

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Definition of Codes

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Code Code (k[=o]d), n. [F., fr. L. codex, caudex, the stock or stem of a tree, a board or tablet of wood smeared over with wax, on which the ancients originally wrote; hence, a book, a writing.] 1. A body of law, sanctioned by legislation, in which the rules of law to be specifically applied by the courts are set forth in systematic form; a compilation of laws by public authority; a digest. Note: The collection of laws made by the order of Justinian is sometimes called, by way of eminence. ``The Code' --Wharton. 2. Any system of rules or regulations relating to one subject; as, the medical code, a system of rules for the regulation of the professional conduct of physicians; the naval code, a system of rules for making communications at sea means of signals. Code civil or Code Napoleon, a code enacted in France in 1803 and 1804, embodying the law of rights of persons and of property generally. --Abbot.

Meaning of Codes from wikipedia

- known algorithm for deriving prefix codes. Prefix codes are widely referred to as "Huffman codes" even when the code was not produced by a Huffman algorithm...
- Hospital emergency codes have often varied widely by location, even between hospitals in the same community. Confusion over these codes has led to the proposal...
- letter or number CC = ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code The use of country codes in conjunction with postal codes started as a recommendation from CEPT (European...
- defines codes for the names of countries, dependent territories, and special areas of geographical interest. The official name of the standard is Codes for...
- ZIP Code. In 1983, the U.S. Postal Service introduced an expanded ZIP Code system that it called ZIP+4, often called "plus-four codes", "add-on codes",...
- Universal Postal Union had postal code systems. Although postal codes are usually ****igned to geographical areas, special codes are sometimes ****igned to individual...
- Current currency & funds code list Table A.2 – Current funds codes Table A.3 – List of codes for historic denominations of currencies & funds The tables...
- decoding is one of the major benefits of convolutional codes. This is in contrast to cl****ic block codes, which are generally represented by a time-variant...
- Manual and the codes themselves are described in IATA's Airline Coding Directory. (Both are published twice-annually.) The IATA codes originally based...
- administrations have their own list of codes for their stations, such as the list of Amtrak station codes. List of airports by IATA code: A - B - C - D - E - F - G...
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