An array of characters referenced by a pointer and a length word. A text string may contain up to 32,767 bytes of character data See also: Pascal string
See character string.
a series of printable characters
a special case of a pattern - a sequence of characters that can be typed in at a computer keyboard
a string of printable ASCII characters bounded by blanks, matching single quotes ( ' ) or double quotes ( " ), or (if the string extends over several physical records) by a semicolon as the first character of the first and trailing lines
a string of Unicode characters which is canonically decomposed and ordered, according to the rules described in the Unicode standard