bar code

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bar code code consisting of a series of vertical bars of variable width that are scanned by a laser; printed on consumer product packages to identify the item for a computer that provides the price and registers inventory information
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Usage

In literature:

The sailors fought like beasts, striving for blows barred by all codes of decency and fair play, intent to maim.
"A Man to His Mate" by J. Allan Dunn
Many were for the passengers; but anything that savored of a code was barred.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930" by Various
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In news:

Muskegon Heights bar shut down for ' code violation' after YouTube video surfaces.
Five Facts About the Bar Code Inventor.
Co-inventor of productivity-boosting bar code technology, N.
The co-inventor of the bar code that labels nearly every product in stores has died.
2-D bar codes: They pack a lot of data into a small space.
Intermec Broadens Bar Code Reader Portfolio.
Everett, WA—Nov 23, 2011—Intermec, Inc unveiled its SG10T affordable handheld bar code reader designed for small- to medium-sized businesses.
Market America adds bar code scanning and a deal locator to its mobile app.
Consumers can use the Market America app to scan bar codes and compare prices.
This past weekend I received a review PSN code for Monkey Bar Games's " Madagascar 3" for the PS3.
Manatee County Bar Association Hosts "The Uniform Commercial Code Made Easy".
Holiday shoppers encounter bar codes on merchandise .
Norman Joseph Woodland, the co-inventor of the bar code that labels nearly every product in stores and has boosted productivity in nearly every sector of commerce worldwide, has died.
Norman Woodland, who worked on the Manhattan Project, based the bar code on the Morse code.
NorthPark Center's new code of conduct bars shoppers 17 from roaming the malls corridors after 6 pm unless accompanied by an adult.
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In science:

The vertical bar indicates the color coding of the intensity, in arbitrary units.
Applications of random matrix theory to condensed matter and optical physics
Bar-coding technology might be supported in future versions to add or search for physical assets in the system. Bar-coding is a technology that has proven its reliability worldwide. Its main advantage is the automation of some tasks that are manually done now by a human operator.
Software Requirements Specification of the IUfA's UUIS -- a Team 3 COMP5541-W10 Project Approach
The VLSR of the maser spots is color-coded as indicated by the color bar on the right side, which use the same range of VLSR as other maser spots figures in this paper for comparison.
The Distance and Size of the Red Hypergiant NML Cyg from VLBA and VLA Astrometry
The VLSR of the maser spots is color-coded as indicated by the color bar on the right side.
The Distance and Size of the Red Hypergiant NML Cyg from VLBA and VLA Astrometry
A Monte Carlo simulation using GEANT code has been carried out to study the effects of δ -rays on quartz bar CCT counters, with 1.5GeV π− beam.
The Cherenkov Correlated Timing Detector: Beam Test Results from Quartz and Acrylic Bars
Long segments in the bar code indicate the presence of a homology class which persists over a long range of parameters values.
Algorithmic and Statistical Challenges in Modern Large-Scale Data Analysis are the Focus of MMDS 2008
BAR B E T: GU E S S ING ON E O F F OUR O B J E C T S Since Huffman coding solves Twenty Questions without a terminating yes, a natural idea is to first produce the Huffman tree , and then append branches to it so the terminating yes constraint is satisfied.
Twenty Questions Games Always End With Yes
To construct MHDn the distribution Φn k , we start with a reference bar code and compute the median distance to the barcodes of subsamples.
Persistent homology for metric measure spaces, and robust statistics for hypothesis testing and confidence intervals
The bar codes associated to these persistent homologies therefore have only finite length bars.
Persistent homology for metric measure spaces, and robust statistics for hypothesis testing and confidence intervals
The result is a truncation of the bar code to the cut-off point.
Persistent homology for metric measure spaces, and robust statistics for hypothesis testing and confidence intervals
We also test for “Soft 404s”, which are pages that return “200 OK” response code but are not a representation of the resource, using a technique based on a heuristic for automatically discovering soft 404s from Bar-Yossef et al. .
Losing My Revolution: How Many Resources Shared on Social Media Have Been Lost?
Despite of the fact that agents start equally equipped, there are better and worse agents and the rank of the agents has an interesting non Gaussian ”bar-code” structure.
Modeling Market Mechanism with Minority Game
The simulations of S03 (using both a PM and an SCF code) and MD05 (using a tree code) are instructive because they studied the same physical system: a Hernquist (1990) halo with a IRRNS bar of aB = 0.7rs (rs being the halo scale radius).
The N-Body Approach to Disk Galaxy Evolution
Hozumi & Hernquist (2005), using a 2-D SCF code, also concluded that hard CMCs can destroy bars with smaller masses, 0.5%Md .
The N-Body Approach to Disk Galaxy Evolution
Reweighting to physical values using logarithmic coding and calculating jackknife error bars.
Program package for multicanonical simulations of U(1) lattice gauge theory
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