Associations to the word «Encode»


ENCODE, verb. To convert plain text into code.
ENCODE, verb. (communication) To convert source information into another form.
ENCODE, verb. Constitute the code necessary for the biosynthesis of a protein by means of a matrix so as to transcript DNA material.
ENCODE, abbreviation. ENCyclopedia of DNA Elements; a catalogue of all the functional elements, encoded in the human genome

Dictionary definition

ENCODE, verb. Convert information into code; "encode pictures digitally".

Wise words

Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.
Noam Chomsky