text file

Definitions

General Science

  • noun a stored file on a computer containing text rather than digits or data

Computing

  • noun a file that contains text rather than digits or data

Electronics

  • A file, such as an ASCII file, which contains only text, as opposed for instance, to a graphics file. Also called text-only file.

Information & Library Science

  • noun a stored file on a computer that contains text rather than digits or data
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