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Meaning of "delimiter" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DELIMITER

delimiter  [diːˈlɪmɪtə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DELIMITER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Delimiter is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES DELIMITER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Delimiter

A delimiter is a sequence of one or more characters used to specify the boundary between separate, independent regions in plain text or other data streams. An example of a delimiter is the comma character, which acts as a field delimiter in a sequence of comma-separated values. Delimiters represent one of various means to specify boundaries in a data stream. Declarative notation, for example, is an alternate method that uses a length field at the start of a data stream to specify the number of characters that the data stream contains.

Definition of delimiter in the English dictionary

The definition of delimiter in the dictionary is a character or group of characters which mark a limit of any kind in computer code.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DELIMITER


alkalimeter
ˌælkəˈlɪmɪtə
altimeter
ælˈtɪmɪtə
calorimeter
ˌkæləˈrɪmɪtə
colorimeter
ˌkʌləˈrɪmɪtə
dimeter
ˈdɪmɪtə
fluorimeter
ˌflʊəˈrɪmɪtə
gravimeter
ɡrəˈvɪmɪtə
limiter
ˈlɪmɪtə
lysimeter
laɪˈsɪmɪtə
oximeter
ɒkˈsɪmɪtə
perimeter
pəˈrɪmɪtə
planimeter
plæˈnɪmɪtə
polarimeter
ˌpəʊləˈrɪmɪtə
salimeter
sæˈlɪmɪtə
scimitar
ˈsɪmɪtə
simitar
ˈsɪmɪtə
tachymeter
tæˈkɪmɪtə
tensimeter
tɛnˈsɪmɪtə
turbidimeter
ˌtɜːbɪˈdɪmɪtə
velocimeter
ˌvɛləˈsɪmɪtə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DELIMITER

delightfully
delightfulness
delightless
delightsome
Delilah
delime
delimit
delimitate
delimitation
delimitative
delineable
delineate
delineation
delineative
delineator
delineavit
delinquencies
delinquency
delinquent
delinquently

WORDS THAT END LIKE DELIMITER

biter
citer
copywriter
dynamiter
inviter
Jupiter
liter
miter
profiter
recruiter
reiter
scimiter
singer-songwriter
smiter
songwriter
story writer
typewriter
vomiter
waiter
writer

Synonyms and antonyms of delimiter in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «delimiter» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DELIMITER

Find out the translation of delimiter to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of delimiter from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «delimiter» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

分隔符
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

delimitador
570 millions of speakers

English

delimiter
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सीमांकक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

محدد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

разделитель
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

delimitador
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বিভেদক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

séparateur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pembatas
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Trennzeichen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

区切り文字
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

구분
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Delimiter
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

dấu phân cách
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பிரிப்பானைப்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सीमारेषा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sınırlayıcı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

delimitatore
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

separator
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

роздільник
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

delimitator
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

οριοθέτη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

delimiter
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

avgränsare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

delimiter
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of delimiter

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DELIMITER»

The term «delimiter» is regularly used and occupies the 65.214 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DELIMITER» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «delimiter» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «delimiter» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about delimiter

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DELIMITER»

Discover the use of delimiter in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to delimiter and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
TCP/IP Sockets in C: Practical Guide for Programmers
A special case of the delimiter-based method can be used for the last message sent on a TCP connection: the sender simply closes the sending side of the connection after sending the message. After the receiver reads the last byte of the  ...
Michael J. Donahoo, Kenneth L. Calvert, 2009
2
OpenOffice.org Macros Explained
The elements in the array are concatenated with an optional delimiter string between each element. The default delimiter is a single space. Join ( Array (1, 2, 3)} '123 using the default delimiter Join( Array (1, 2, 3), "X") '1X2X3 specifying a ...
Andrew Pitonyak, C. Robert Pearsall, Amy Boyer, 2004
3
TeX Reference Manual
of the delimiter for the character a has position "vw in family "u, and a large form has position "yz in family "x. If either form is in position 0 of family 0, the form is ignored. TeX only looks at the delcode of a character when the character follows  ...
David Bausum, 2002
4
Oracle in a Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference
(angle brackets) less than or greater than condition, 843 PL/SQL delimiter, 331 ' ( aspostrophe), PL/SQL delimiter, 331 ... (at sign) PL/SQL delimiter, 331 RMAN command, 762 SQL'Plus command, 679 A= (caret equal sign), PL/SQL delimiter,  ...
Rick Greenwald, David Kreines, 2002
5
Introductory Command Line Unix for Users
A delimited file format has its field separated by a designated delimiter. The listdataD file has been delimited with tabs. But it could also be delimited with any other character you choose. Often the delimiter is a character that is not often used ...
Richard Petersen, 2006
6
New Trends in Software Methodologies, Tools and Techniques
... name="field-separator-delimiter">,</xslt:variable> <xslt:variable name="ending -field-break">yes</xslt:variable> <xslt:variable name="field-escape-delimiter">"</ xslt:variable> <xslt:variable name="record-separator-delimiter"> </xslt:variable> ...
Hamido Fujita, Domenico M. Pisanelli, 2007
7
The XML Companion
Literal delimiter, 'attrib="value"' (alternative to " ' "). # — /// Reserved name indicator delimiter, prefixing REQUIRED, IMPLIED, FIXED and PCDATA, as in '# REQUIRED'. [2] Character separating a URL for an Internet-based document from a ...
Neil Bradley, 2002
8
The CDA TM book
<addr><streetAddressLine>17 Norroway Ave</streetAddressLine> <delimiter/>< city>Randolph</city>, <state>MA</state> <delimiter/><postalCode>02116</ postalCode> <delimiter/><country>USA</country> </addr> The ADDR data type also ...
Keith W. Boone, 2011
9
Human Factors and Interactive Computer Systems: Proceedings ...
<verb-delimiter>: :={the delimiter separating the verh from the objects} ={the delimiter separating items in the first field) =!the delimiter separating items in the second field} ={the delimiter separating the two fields} <f1-delimiter>: <f2- delimiter>: ...
Yannis Vassiliou, New York University, 1984
10
Webbots, Spiders, and Screen Scrapers, 2nd Edition
These functions are also described completely within the comments of LIB_parse . Splitting a String at a Delimiter: split_string() The simplest parsing function returns a string that contains everything before or after a delimiter term. This simple ...
Michael Schrenk, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DELIMITER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term delimiter is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Why Create and How to Use Random Numbers in Windows
this is the delimiter used for elements. It contains two empty spaces and a hyphen in the middle. You can replace the hyphen with any other ... «Softpedia News, Jun 15»
2
SPC Jun 21, 2015 0100 UTC Day 1 Convective Outlook
A BAROCLINIC ZONE DRAPED ACROSS THE SERN PA INTO NJ WILL LIKELY SERVE AS A NRN DELIMITER FOR THE STRONG TO ... «Newsroom America, Jun 15»
3
Ballistic BMW M5 is a stealth bomber
... was a strategic decision from BMW SA to give us a pre-October model without the electronic delimiter in place. After six months we'll send our ... «Independent Online, Jun 15»
4
LG Android smartwatch available online now to Australians …
To be honest, Delimiter highly recommends that prospective buyers hold off from entering the smartwatch market just yet. None of the units ... «Delimiter, Jun 14»
5
Ministers' cloud approval lasted just a year
I wrote an extensive article on the new policy for Delimiter 2.0 back in July 2013 (now available for free online). At the time, I wrote: I don't want ... «Delimiter, Jun 14»
6
Delimiter is closing: Founder LeMay joins the Greens
Australian technology news site, Delimiter, will cease publishing new articles on the 5th of July. Founder, Renai LeMay, has accepted a ... «The Vine, Jun 14»
7
NEC undergoes redundancy round
... ensure we have the right mix of capability, experience, and capacity to achieve our business goals,” Hoy wrote in the email seen by Delimiter. «Delimiter, May 14»
8
The Australian IT sector needs a stronger voice
This article in relation to Delimiter's call for an Australian technology policy think tank is by Matthew Griffiths, chief executive of Broadreach ... «Delimiter, Dec 13»
9
Sysadmin victory: Bulletproof to list on ASX
... Whirlpool, Delimiter and others. Corporate customers listed on its website include Universal Music, Quiksilver, the Movember Foundation, ... «Delimiter, Oct 13»
10
Your problem: Rich-Phillips hands CenITex to Mailes
blog Those of you who've been around for a while will know that we're not the greatest fans at Delimiter of Victorian IT shared services agency ... «Delimiter, Oct 13»

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