- noun a characteristic or quality
- In a computer database, a feature of a field within a record. For example, it may have a numeric attribute if it contains numbers.
- Additional information about a computer-generated character, such as color, underlining, or blinking.
- A characteristic of a file that imposes restrictions on its availability or use. For instance, a file may be read-only, or hidden. Also called file attribute.
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