Definition of ASCII noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈæski//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈæski//
[uncountable] (computing)
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the abbreviation for American Standard Code for Information Interchange (a standard code used so that data can be moved between computers that use different programs) Save the text as an ASCII file.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: ASCII