Quick Response code

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Quick Response code:

see barcodebarcode,
computer coding system that uses a printed pattern of lines and bars to identify such things as products, mail and packages, and customer accounts; the term also is used for similar coding systems that do not use bar-based patterns.
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According to Wikipedia, a QR or Quick Response code is "a specific matrix barcode (or two-dimensional code) that is readable by dedicated QR barcode readers and camera telephones.
Nonprofits can get their own square-shaped barcode or quick response code from the Internet for free from Web sites such as www.mobile-barcodes.com.
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