Definitions for "TXT"
Keywords:  ascii, editor, kst, text, binhex
An abbreviation for a document in text format; usually an extension (as .doc is an extension for a document in Microsoft Word format). Similar to plain text format.
tɛkst] The basic, ASCII encoded text format. Non-proprietary, widely supported and future-proof.
The filename extension generally used for straight text files that you can read (as opposed to text files that have been encoded by BinHex or uuencode).