a series of lines of varying width, printed, as on a container or product, that can be read by an optical scanner to determine charges for purchases, destinations for letters, etc.
Compare Universal Product Code.
to put a barcode on.
“I tend to be a moderate,” said Louis, 69, a barcode salesman from Long Island who declined to give his last name.
Jon Huntsman and Joe Manchin’s No Labels Bromance David Freedlander January 14, 2013
But it might also be a symbol, a barcode, or a red box containing the words “[Daily] Beast” in white lettering.
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- Bar cookie
noun a type of cookie made by baking batter in a sheet pan, then cutting into bars or squares Word Origin likened to ‘candy bar’ Usage Note cooking
John, 1908–91, U.S. physicist: Nobel Prize 1956, 1972. Historical Examples Mr. Bardeen lost little time in jumping from the automobile. The Curlytops and Their Playmates Howard R. Garis “I hope they’ll be playmates for you,” answered Mr. Bardeen. The Curlytops and Their Playmates Howard R. Garis “Yes, my monkey Jack is up there near the […]
- Bardeen-cooper-schrieffer theory
(formerly) a person who composed and recited epic or heroic poems, often while playing the harp, lyre, or the like. one of an ancient Celtic order of composers and reciters of poetry. any poet. the bard, William Shakespeare. Armor. any of various pieces of defensive armor for a horse. Cookery. a thin slice of fat […]