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code

(1) Any systematic collection of laws, regulations, or rules.(2) Shorthand for any of the various building codes,such as, for example,“This historic property has been updated and meets all current code requirements.”

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Later in the decade, coding theorists realized that a long-forgotten method called low-density parity-check (LDPC) coding could edge even closer to the limit.
AHIMA's Bowman said the push is coming from the bottom up within health-care communities working with "outdated and obsolete coding systems.
When coding for turbinates, only one code per side can be used.
Other uses for bar coding include accumulating the costs by job of numerous small parts used in repair orders, tracking clients for time and billing purposes and collecting work-in-process information on a factory floor.
DNA bar coding could also benefit farmers who need to identify nonnative species invading their fields, doctors trying to find the correct antivenin for snakebite victims, or schoolchildren curious about a flower they picked on a field trip.
A taxonomy of common coding problems would include:
I think it's really going to change coding theory," Sloane remarks.
Developers of these technologies plan extensive promotion of the new scanning and coding devices, citing increased demand from manufacturers for ways to pinpoint where and when parts were produced.