character set


character set
noun
an ordered list of characters that are used together in writing or printing
Hypernyms: ↑list, ↑listing
Instance Hyponyms: ↑ASCII character set

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Computers.
the numbers, letters, punctuation marks, and special symbols that can be used by a particular device, as a printer, or in a coding method, as ASCII.

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character set UK US noun [countable] [singular character set plural character sets] computing
a complete set of letters, numbers, or symbols that can be used by a computer
Thesaurus: keys on the computer keyboardhyponym

Useful english dictionary. 2012.