end-of-file mark

Definitions

Electronics

  • An indicator, such as a code, which denotes the ending location of a computer file. Its abbreviation is EOF mark. Also called end-of-file indicator (1), or end-of-file label.
  • abbreviationEOF mark
  • synonymend-of-file indicator
  • synonymend-of-file label
  • A device indicating that the ending location of a computer file has been reached.
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