Definition of null character in English:

null character

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noun

Computing
A character denoting nothing, usually represented by a binary zero.
More example sentences
  • Remember the way strings work in C: they consist of a bunch of bytes followed by a null character, which has the value.
  • Additional null characters may follow the string, padding it out to a size that ensures the following structure is properly aligned.

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