alphanumeric

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alphanumeric

data in the form of letters A to Z and numerals 0 to 9. The characters, which also may include punctuation marks, are used commonly in computer programming to code applications.
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As soon as we start trying to create a display of alphanumeric characters using a grid of dots we encounter design issues.
Dan Long of Page America in Griffith says that the number of people using alphanumeric pagers is growing by the month, and now totals 6 percent to 7 percent of the paging population.
Personally I like the alphanumeric better because the service can actually page me and tell me what the call is about," she explains.