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Dictionary Definition

coding n : act of writing in code or cipher [syn: cryptography, secret writing]

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  1. The process of encoding or decoding.
  2. The process of writing computer software code.
    I was up all night coding but the program was done for the boss this morning.

Verb form

  1. present participle of code

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The term coding has the following meanings:
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