or bar code
- a series of lines of varying width, printed, as on a container or product, that can be read by an optical scanner to determine charges for purchases, destinations for letters, etc.Compare Universal Product Code.
- to put a barcode on.
Origin of barcode
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Examples from the Web for barcode
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“I tend to be a moderate,” said Louis, 69, a barcode salesman from Long Island who declined to give his last name.Jon Huntsman and Joe Manchin’s No Labels Bromance
January 15, 2013