How does the word sound?
Number based code in computing that represents characters (letters, digits, symbols, carriage return, backspace, etc). Enables electronic devices to exchange information in a language that they can each understand. Created by American National Standards Institute (a standards organization). Can be converted to other codes.
Examples of how the word is used
|ASCII can be considered today's standard in worldwide computing|
|Unless the data to be sent is only text, don't use ASCII|