Definitions for "Text file"
a file that contains only ASCII characters, allowing it to be edited or used with programs that do not handle binary files, such as electronic mail.
A file that holds characters organized into lines. Each line is terminated by the end-of-line marker. The whole file is terminated with the end-of-file marker.
A file that contains only "normal" characters such as letters, numbers, and punctuation marks.
a 'Text Document', which is another name for Notepad
a very simple document that can be produced with Windows Notepad
a memorandum, letter, or any other alphanumeric text treated as a unit by a computer
Keywords:  floppy, disk, hard, stored, collection
a collection of data stored on a disk--hard or floppy
Keywords:  binary, executing, program
a program- an executing binary