Definitions for "Extended binary-coded decimal interchange code"
Keywords:  ebcdic, textual, eight, bcd, bit
A group of coded character sets that consists of eight-bit coded characters. EBCDIC coded character sets map specified graphic and control characters onto code points, each consisting of 8 bits. EBCDIC is an extension of BCD (Binary-Coded Decimal), which uses only 7 bits for each character.
A coded character set of 256 8-bit characters developed for the representation of textual data.
A coded character set consisting of 8-bit coded characters.
Keywords:  markup, extensible, language