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fixed-length

[ fikst-lengkth, -length ]
/ ˈfɪkstˌlɛŋkθ, -ˌlɛŋθ /
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adjective Computers.

referring to a field, record, computer word, or other entity whose length does not vary.

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On the farm, the feed for chicks is significantly different from the roosters’; ______ not even comparable.
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