Definition of coude
1. code [ n ] a set of rules or principles or laws especially written onesUsed in print:
(R. F. Shaw, "The `Private Eye`"...)
At_the_same_time , because the personal code of the detective coincides with the legal dictates of his society , because he likes to catch criminals , he is in middle_class eyes a virtuous man .
On_the_other_hand , if he wishes to continue in his chosen profession , he must abandon his own code and sacrifice his precious individualism .
(Robert E. Lane, The Liberties of Wit: Humanism, Critici...)
It is possible that the study of literature affects the conscience , the morality , the sensitivity to some code of `` right '' and `` wrong '' .
Probably the most important thing to focus_on is not the development of conscience , which may well be almost beyond the reach of literature , but the contents of conscience , the code which is imparted to the developed or immature conscience available .
(Legislation on Foreign Relations. Committee on Foreign...)
In_addition to the penalties provided in title 18 , United_States Code , section 1001 , any person guilty of any act , as provided therein , with_respect_to any matter under this Title , shall forfeit all rights under this Title , and , if payment shall have been made or granted , the Commission shall take such action as may be necessary to recover the same .Synonyms code codification Related Terms written_communication legal_code dress_code sanitory_code bushido highway_code building_code omerta fire_code codify
2. code [ v ] attach a code to
Examples: "Code the pieces with numbers so that you can identify them later"
(Paul Larson and Gordon Odegard, "How to design your...)
Either lay the components aside in proper order or code them with numbers and letters so they may be replaced in their proper positions .Synonyms code Related Terms tag georeference
3. code [ n ] a coding system used for transmitting messages requiring brevity or secrecyUsed in print:
(A. N. Nagaraj and L. M. Black, "Localization of...)
A red filter , Zeiss barrier filter with the code ( Schott ) designation BG 23 , was also used in the ocular lens assembly as it improved the contrast between specific and nonspecific fluorescence .Synonyms code Related Terms coding_system Morse color_code cipher area_code zip_code bar_code encode
4. code [ v ] convert ordinary language into code
Examples: "We should encode the message for security reasons"
5. code [ n ] (computer science) the symbolic arrangement of data or instructions in a computer program or the set of such instructionsSynonyms computer_code code Related Terms coding_system address machine_code binary_code ASCII instruction firmware object_code operation_code software error_correction_code computer_science
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