American Standard Code for Information Interchange

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Synonyms for American Standard Code for Information Interchange

(computer science) a code for information exchange between computers made by different companies

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RTF is normally limited to applying formatting to 7-bit ASCII text, though it is possible to produce other characters in Arabic or Cyrillic through the use of special codes.
The 7-bit ASCII encoding encompasses 128 characters, the Latin alphabet (lower and upper case), numbers, punctuation, some symbols.