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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.

alphanumeric,

adj pertaining to a character set that contains letters and numerals and usually other special characters.
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The both types of scanners were tested for reading the alphanumeric characters placed on the cold metal product in the laboratory.
The method consists in dichoptically presenting two streams of randomly-selected alphanumeric characters at speeds around 5Hz (dichoptic RSVP) and the observers have to detect a particular character.
After the prefix, there are 12 digits (the 6-digit industry code is listed twice) followed by up to 7 alphanumeric characters identifying product detail.
The Videojet EXCEL [R] 2000 can print one to three lines of code at speeds of up to 278 m a minute, bar-codes and up to 1832 alphanumeric characters per second, dependent on the font selected.
Heilmeier developed an interest in the unique properties of liquid crystals, and used them to fabricate flat displays capable of showing alphanumeric characters.
Types specify the format of data, such as alphanumeric characters, floating-point numbers or more complex data structures, such as Web pages and database queries.
It can print up to three lines of code at speeds up to 278m an hour, bar-codes and up to 1832 alphanumeric characters a second.
3-line backlit LCD display with 30 alphanumeric characters.
Custom notes or annotations of over 500 alphanumeric characters can be added to the roster of call detail information captured with each call record.
Legal and government professionals will appreciate Publishing Manager's ability to efficiently perform bates stamping by creating customized headers and footers with alphanumeric characters and date information, saving time and money by eliminating manual labor normally associated with this process.
The GhCode comprises seven to eight alphanumeric characters, which enables accurate location of properties and places in Ghana, according to the company, It has been successfully piloted in Cantonment and Accra Central in the Greater Accra Region.
The technique is particularly useful for commercial and banking computer applications involving manipulation of large numbers of alphanumeric characters.