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...
- International Organization for Standardization (ISO) that defines alpha codes and numeric codes for the representation of currencies and provides information about...
- Country calling codes or country dial-in codes are telephone number prefixes for reaching telephone subscribers in the networks of the member countries...
- Universal Postal Union had postal code systems. Although postal codes are usually ****igned to geographical areas, special codes are sometimes ****igned to individual...
- 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",...
- This list contains the mobile country codes and mobile network codes for networks with country codes between 300 and 399, inclusively – a region that covers...
- standardCodes for the representation of names of countries and their subdivisions. The ISO 3166 standard contains three parts: ISO 3166-1 – Codes for the...
- country codes (MCC) as well as mobile network codes (MNC). The mobile country code consists of three decimal digits and the mobile network code consists...
- scanning QR codes. They can generate and print their own QR codes for others to scan and use by visiting one of several pay or free QR code-generating...
- all of: ISO 639-1: two-letter codes, one per language for ISO 639 macrolanguage And some of: ISO 639-2/T: three-letter codes, for the same languages as 639-1...