padding

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padding

  1. present participle of pad

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padding ‎(plural paddings)

  1. Soft filling material used in cushions etc.
  2. (computing) Extra characters such as spaces added to the end of a record to fill it out to a fixed length.
  3. (military) Extraneous text added to a message for the purpose of concealing its beginning, ending, or length[1].

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  1. ^ Joint Publication 1-02 U.S. Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms; 12 April 2001 (As Amended Through 14 April 2006).
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