I learned to code on an early home computer in the 1980s.
A moral code.
Object-oriented C++ code is easier to understand for a human than C code.
I wrote some code to reformat text documents.
Coded each response to the survey by age and gender.
A novel that codes references to a character's sexuality in descriptions of clothing.
An example of code is the state's vehicle laws.
An example of code is a made up language that two children use to speak to each other.
This flavour of soup has been assigned the code WRT-9.
An example of code is to discover the secret meaning of a coded alphabet.
"The collection of laws made by the order of Justinian is sometimes called, by way of eminence, "The Code"." -Wharton.
Origin of code
- Middle English from Old French from Latin cōdex book codex
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition