ISO 8859

<standard, character>

ISO/IEC's set of 8-bit coded graphic character sets for European languages.

Part 1 (full name: "ISO 8859-1:1987 Information processing -- 8-bit single-byte coded graphic character sets -- Part 1: Latin alphabet No. 1") is a common extension of, and replacement for, ASCII.

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Last updated: 2001-12-28

Nearby terms:

ISO 8822ISO 8823ISO 8825ISO 8859ISO 8859-1ISO 8879ISO 9000

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