There are 2 translations of code in Spanish:

code1

Pronunciation: /kəʊd/

n

  • 1 1.1 c u (cipher) clave (f), código (m) to break a code descifrar una clave or un código in code en clave, cifrado
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    • The spread of mobile telephones and even the use of secret words or codes show that secrecy is essential to close deals or pass on information.
    • She played a key role in the recruitment and briefing of agents, and became an expert writer of letters in code.
    • These include the letters, written in code, which are said to make clear she was in favour of inflicting pain on her enemies.
    1.2 c (for identification) código (m)
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    • We are seeing boats coming in from all over the world with manufacturer identification codes assigned by their country of origin.
    • Currently, companies are the smallest army element to be routinely assigned unit identification codes.
    • The officer turned to face a terminal, inserting an identicard and entering a series of codes.
    1.3 u [Comput] código (m) 1.4 c [Telec] código (m), prefijo (m)
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    • The code then downloads spyware programs to surfers' PCs, including one that steals credit card numbers and other forms of financial information.
    • The answer is 609,000 and this is the number of lines of code in the software for the computers and avionics systems.
    • Using this drag-and-drop methodology, users can create program code with minimal user input or understanding.
  • 2 c 2.1 (social, moral) código (m) code of honor código de honor code of practice/conduct código de práctica/conducta moral code código de ética 2.2 [Law] código (m) the Napoleonic Code el código napoleónico
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    • Under the doctrine of breach of statutory duty some regulatory codes may give rise to civil liability when breached.
    • This is itself a judicial interpolation into the statutory code.
    • The penal code does not criminalize such conduct, and would be clearly unconstitutional if it did.
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    • To be worthy of that love, he adopted a strict code of moral conduct.
    • The actors of today are simply too pretty and too vacant to depict the men and women of sterner days and stricter moral codes.
    • The rigid social, moral and behavioural codes imposed by the group included severe restrictions on women's freedom of movement, expression and association.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 2 translations of code in Spanish:

code2

vt

  • 1.1 (encipher) [message/letter] cifrar, poner* en clave
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    • Thus the hats contain a message coded in the manner in which they are worn.
    • The package enables audio traffic - such as a phone conversation - to be coded as data, sent down an internet connection and then decoded at the other end.
    • Given that the messages are claimed to be coded, it would seem that network editing is unlikely to pick them out.
    1.2 (give identifying number, mark) [documents/items] codificar* [information/instructions] [Comput] codificar*
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    • Instruments were coded with an identification number to track and follow up with non respondents.
    • All sections were coded to prevent identification of the probe type or setting used.
    • Type and severity of maltreatment were coded using the maltreatment classification system developed by Barnett et al.
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    • When we code a computer program, we do not rewrite the entire thing every time something fails to work.
    • When you think of high technology, you probably imagine a software engineer sitting behind a computer, coding some new program.
    • I didn't find it a difficult exam, but then I've been coding Windows Forms since Visual Basic 4 back in 1997.

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.