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universal product code Computer‐readable bar code for labelling, first proposed for food labelling in 1973; the first supermarket checkout scanners to read them were installed in 1974.

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Universal Product Code

U·ni·ver·sal Prod·uct Code • n. more formal term for bar code.

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"Universal Product Code." The Oxford Pocket Dictionary of Current English. . Encyclopedia.com. 21 Aug. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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Universal Product Code

Universal Product Code: see barcode.

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Universal Product Code

Universal Product Code (UPC) See bar code.

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"Universal Product Code." A Dictionary of Computing. . Encyclopedia.com. 21 Aug. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

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