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Char is the solid material that remains after light gases and tar have been released from the coal particle during the initial stage of combustion, in which the tar and light gases are driven out of the coal, is know as devolatilization or pyrolysis. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

Char may refer to:

  • char, a keyword in many programming languages; it is short for the character (computing) data type
  • CHAR-FM, Canadian radio station based out of CFS Alert, Nunavut.
  • Charring, the incomplete combustion of biological tissue
  • Salvelinus, a genus of fish
  • A floodplain sediment island in the Ganges Delta
  • Char, a common slang term for tea throughout British Empire in the 19th and 20th centuries
  • Char, a rare slang term for a person or an object that shows signs of being crap "your char", looking crap "lookin' char", performing crap "char performance".

In fiction: In computer programming, a keyword is a word or identifier that has a particular meaning to the programming language. ... In computer and machine-based telecommunications terminology, a character is a unit of information that roughly corresponds to a grapheme or a grapheme-like unit or symbol, such as in an alphabet or syllabary in the written form of a natural language. ... Charring is a process of incomplete combustion that often occurs when biological tissue (living or dead) is subjected to heat. ... Species (see text) Salvelinus is a genus of Salmonid fish, referring to charizard or charr. ... Ganges River Delta, Bangladesh and India The Ganges Delta (or the Bengal Delta) is a river delta in the South Asia region of Bengal, consisting of Bangladesh and the state of West Bengal, India. ... Tea leaves in a Chinese gaiwan. ...

In people: Char is a planet in the StarCraft universe. ... Magic: The Gathering (colloq. ... Charmander Hitokage in original Japanese language versions) are one of the 493 fictional species of Pokémon creatures from the Pokémon media franchise. ... Chimchar Hikozaru in original Japanese language versions) are one of the 493 fictional species of Pokémon creatures from the Pokémon media franchise. ...

In tanks: Char Aznable ) is a fictional character, and often one of the main antagonists from the anime series Mobile Suit Gundam and its sequels, Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam and Chars Counterattack, voiced by Shuichi Ikeda (Japanese), Michael Kopsa (English dub of original series and Chars Counterattack), Steven Blum (Mobile... Char Margolis (born 1951) is an American spiritualist who claims to be able to contact or channel the souls of the deceased. ... René Char (1907 - 1988) René Char (June 14, 1907 - February 19, 1988) was a 20th century poet. ... Rajput is a Caste among Hindus and Muslims in India, Pakistan and Nepal. ... A charlady or sometimes charwoman was an English house cleaner. ...

  • Any French tank (from char d'assaut), but more specifically one with a short designation such as:
    • Char B1, a French heavy tank manufactured before the Second World War
    • Char 2C, a super-heavy French tank developed during the First World War
    • Char D1, a pre-World War II French tank
    • Char D2, a French tank of the Interbellum
    • Char G1, a French replacement project for the Char D2 medium tank

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Arctic Char: Wildlife Notebook Series - Alaska Department of Fish and Game (603 words)
The Arctic char (Salvelinus alpinus Linnaeus) is present in North America in both the anadromous (seagoing) and the nonanadromous (freshwater resident) forms.
Arctic char are found in lakes in the Brooks Range, the Kigluaik Mountains, the Kuskokwim Mountains, the Alaska Peninsula, Kenai Peninsula, Kodiak Island, and in a small area of Interior Alaska near Denali Park.
Sport Fishery: Arctic char are available to the angler in lakes of Kodiak Island, the Alaska Peninsula and Bristol Bay, The headwater lakes of drainages in southwestern Alaska and the Kuskokwim Mountains also contain populations of Arctic char.
Expert About ch:Char (1683 words)
Arctic char rarely provide aerial displays for the angler, but their bullish charges provide plenty of excitement when reeling him in.
The CHAR and VARCHAR types are declared with a length that indicates the maximum number of characters you want to store.
In contrast to CHAR, VARCHAR values are stored using only as many characters as are needed, plus one byte to record the length (two bytes for columns that are declared with a length longer than 255).
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