encoding
Pronunciation
  • (GA) IPA: /ɪnˈkoʊdɪŋ/
  • (RP) IPA: /ɪnˈkəʊdɪŋ/
Noun

encoding (plural encodings)

  1. (computing) The way in which symbols are mapped onto bytes, e.g. in the rendering of a particular font, or in the mapping from keyboard input into visual text.
  2. A conversion of plain text into a code or cypher form (for decoding by the recipient).
Translations Verb
  1. present participle of encode#English|encode



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