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.
- Character set identifier
character (CSID) (IBM) A number that identifies a character set. (1995-03-21)
a short essay describing a person; literary profile. Compare character (def 17). noun a brief description or portrayal of a person’s character, qualities, etc noun a dramatic portrayal of a unique individual
- Character type
noun (psychol) a cluster of personality traits commonly occurring together in an individual
a work of fiction in which the delineation of the central character’s personality is more important than the plot.