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noun 
  1. A being involved in the action of a story.
  2. A symbol used to represent a sound or a word.
  3. A distinguishing feature; characteristic; A complex of mental and ethical traits marking a person or a group.
  4. A moral strength.
"You may not like to eat liver," said Calvin's father, "but it builds ."
  1. A person with many notable or eccentric features.
  2. (mathematics) A complex number representing an element of a finite Abelian group.
  3. (computing) One of the basic elements making up a text file or string: a code representing a printing character or a control character. Synonymous with byte in some environments.
Translations: 
  • French: caractère
  • German: Original
  • Italian: carattere
  • Dutch: karakter
Etymology: From Old (and modern) French caractère, from Latin Latin, character, from Greek "marking instrument", from "engrave".


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