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Char appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • No char one made: yes, we Jews eyed a menorah, Con.
  • "Trap mildew or char one menorah!" crowed limp Art.
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Char is sometimes a misspelling of chair.

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Definition of the noun char

What does char mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: chars (charwoman) / char (fish) / chars (fish)

  1. a charred substance
  2. a human female employed to do housework
  3. any of several small trout-like fish of the genus Salvelinus

Alternative definition of the noun char


  1. [obsolete] a time; a turn or occasion
  2. [obsolete] a turn of work; a labour or item of business
  3. an odd job, a chore or piece of housework
  4. a charlady, a woman employed to do housework; cleaning lady
  5. One of the several species of fishes of the genus Salvelinus or the brook trout. Scientific name: Salvelinus fontinalis.
  6. A charred substance
  7. [computing, programming] A character (text element such as a letter or symbol), whose data size is commonly one byte.
  8. [UK, Commonwealth] tea (drink)

Definition of the verb char

What does char mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: charred, charring

  1. burn to charcoal
  2. burn slightly and superficially so as to affect color


  1. Char is a musical artist, musician.
  2. Char a.k.a. Charlene Biton is an actress.
  3. Char a.k.a. Charlotte Bjornbak is an actress.
  4. Char a.k.a. Charity Beyer is an actress.

There are other people with in their name, like Char Serwa, Char Woods, Char Agosta, Char Davies, Char George, Char Miller, Char Fontane, Char Gardner, Char Margolis, Char Samuelson and many others.


  1. Char a.k.a. Prince Charmont is a fictional character from the 2004 film Ella Enchanted.
  2. Char is a fictional character from the 1996 film The Arrival.
  3. Char is a fictional character in the 2013 comedy drama film Highland Park.
  4. Char is a fictional character from the 1988 film Distant Thunder.
  5. Char is a fictional film character.
  6. Char a.k.a. Charlese Jones is a fictional character from The Skin I'm In.


"Char" is a musical album of Char.

  • released in (39 years ago)


  1. Char is the solid material that remains after light gases and tar have been driven out or released from a carbonaceous material during the initial stage of combustion, which is known as carbonization, charring, devolatilization or pyrolysis.
  2. Char is a website.

Phrases with Char

  1. Char kway teow
  2. bone char
  3. arctic char

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Char

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Google previewSWI Prolog Reference Manual 7.1 (2014)

by Jan Wielemaker, Leslie De Koninck, Thom Fruehwirth, Markus Triska, Marcus Uneson

The character types are inspired by the standard C <ctype.h> primitives. alpha Char is a letter (upper- or lowercase). csym...

Google previewLearning to Program the Object-oriented Way with C# (2012)

by Vinny Cahill, Donal Lafferty

represent individual characters (extract) */ struct Char { /* return true if the specified char is a lowercase letter */ public...

/* return true if the specified char is an uppercase letter */ public static bool Isupper (char ch); /* returns true if ...

Google previewHigh Performance MySQL (2012)

Optimization, Backups, and Replication by Baron Schwartz, Peter Zaitsev, Vadim Tkachenko

CHAR is useful if you want to store very short strings, or if all the values are nearly the same length. For example, CHAR is a good choice for MD5 values for user passwords, which ...

Google previewSeamus Mullen's Hero Food (2012)

How Cooking with Delicious Things Can Make Us Feel Better by Seamus Mullen

Char is a close relative to both salmon and trout; like salmon, it can survive in both fresh and salt water and thrives in very cold (arctic) waters. The flesh ranges from ivory to bright pink in color and is delicate and delicious. Much like salmon ...

Google previewBiochar for Environmental Management (2015)

Science, Technology and Implementation by Johannes Lehmann, Stephen Joseph

Char is the PCM residue from natural fires. Charcoal is PCM produced from pyrolysis of animal or vegetable matter in kilns for use in cooking or heating, including industrial applications such as smelting. Biochar is carbonaceous material ...

Google previewThe Complete Outdoors Encyclopedia (2000)

by Vin T. Sparano

COMMON NAMES: Arctic char, arctic trout, alpine trout, Quebec red trout. SCIENTIFIC NAME: Salvelinus alpinus. DESCRIPTION: The arctic char is a far- north sal- monid whose colors vary greatly. Sea-run char are quite silvery as they enter ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

Char. Two seeds naked. Ex. Aftium. Cicuta. Crithmum. Astrantia. CLAss IX. PLANTAE DicotyLEDoNEs Poly PETALAE. Stamina hysiogyna. This class contains twenty-two orders. 1. Ranunculaceae. Char. Many seed vessels.

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia ... (1830)

by Sir David Brewster

Char. The seeds are inclosed in a pericarp. Ex. Aralia. Panar. Gastonia. 2. Umbelliferae. Char. Two seeds naked. Ex. Apium.

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Quotes about Char

Each act is virgin, even the repeated ones. (Rene Char)
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Scrabble value of C3H4A1R1

The value of this 4-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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