alphanumeric alphanumeric  /ˌæl fə nu ˈmɛ rɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or pertaining to alphanumeric characters

Usage(s):

  1. Creative names are limited to eight alphanumeric characters.
  2. It's launching a wireless service that can send both routine and condition-specific notices straight to your Web-enabled phone, wireless PDA or alphanumeric pager.
  3. And another dumb thing: my phone's e-mail address is a user-contemptuous mishmash of 48 alphanumeric characters.

News

  • What is 1080p24?

    (Credit: Geoffrey Morrison) If you've done any research into TVs, Blu-ray players, or Blu-ray in general, you've likely seen the alphanumeric 1080p24 (or 1080p/24). Understanding what it is, and keeping a lookout for products that can take advantage of it, can result in smoother, more natural-looking movie and TV show playback. I'm not talking about the artificially hypersmooth look of the Soap ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CNET

Quotes

  • "Considering the fast growing consumer interest in smartphones and the fact that more than three-quarters of the people in the global phone market are still buying handsets with a traditional alphanumeric keyboard, we think the new BlackBerry Pearl...
    on Apr 26, 2010 By: Mike Lazaridis Source: IntoMobile (blog)

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