- A short symbol, often with little relation to the item it represents.
- This flavour of soup has been assigned the code WRT-9.
- 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.
- The collection of laws made by the order of Justinian is sometimes called, by way of eminence, "The Code".
- Any system of principles, rules or regulations relating to one subject.
- The medical code is a system of rules for the regulation of the professional conduct of physicians.
- The naval code is a system of rules for making communications at sea by means of signals.
- A set of rules for converting information into another form or representation.
- A message represented by rules intended to conceal its meaning.
- (cryptography) A cryptographic system using a codebook that converts words or phrases into codewords.
- (programming, uncountable) Instructions for a computer, written in a programming language; the input of a translator, an interpreter or a browser, namely: source code, machine code, bytecode.
- (scientific programming) A program.
- (linguistics) A particular lect or language variety.
- (medicine) An emergency requiring situation-trained members of the staff.
- Russian: код
- Spanish: código
code (codes, present participle coding; past and past participle coded)
- (computing) To write software programs.
- I learned to code on an early home computer in the 1980s.
- To add codes to a dataset.
- To categorise by assigning identifiers from a schedule, for example CPT coding for medical insurance purposes.
- (cryptography) To encode.
- We should code the messages we send out on Usenet.
- (genetics, intransitive) To encode a protein.
- (medicine) To call a hospital emergency code.
- coding in the CT scanner
- French: programmer
- German: programmieren, koden (coden)
- Italian: programmare
- Portuguese: programar
- Russian: программи́ровать
- Spanish: programar
- German: verschlüsseln
- Portuguese: encriptar, criptografar, codificar
- Russian: коди́ровать
- Spanish: codificar, encriptar, criptografiar
code (codes, present participle coding; past and past participle coded)Translations
- German: crap