Meaning of CODE in English


Function: verb

Inflected Form: cod · ed ; cod · ing

Date: 1815

transitive verb : to put in or into the form or symbols of a code

intransitive verb : to specify the genetic code <a gene that code s for a protein>

– cod · able \ ' k ō -d ə -b ə l \ adjective

– cod · er noun

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.