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code density

[′kōd ‚den·səd·ē]
(graphic arts)
The number of code elements per unit length that can appear on a microfilm.

code density

The amount of space that an executable program takes up in memory. Code density is important in mobile devices that contain a limited amount of memory. See Thumb.
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