For example, carriage returns and tabs are now permitted.
What does CR stand for?
CR stands for Carriage Return
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
See other definitions of CR
We have 144 other meanings of CR in our Acronym Attic
- Call Request (ITU-T Rec. I.451)
- Caloric Restriction
- Candidate Recommendation (various organizations)
- Canned Response (customer service)
- Capabilities Request
- Capital Records (record label)
- Capital Request
- Card Reader
- Care Recipient (long-term care)
Samples in periodicals archive:
It took me straight back to the days when newspaper offices were alive with the clatter of typewriter keys, punctuated by the clout of the carriage return.
The Typewriter" is a brief and lively piece that mimics the staccato strokes and clanging carriage return of what is now considered, I am sure, a charmingly primitive word processor.
It is as patronising as it is counter-productive to call someone a silver surfer, conjuring up a pensioner actually able to type a few words into Google and press carriage return all on his or her own.
1906: Robert Turner announced the invention of the automatic carriage return on typewriters.
html (note: there is no carriage return or space between the two lines above).
Other features include extended triple-cylinder stroke and auto hydraulic dog plate that increases boring efficiency and speed, E-Z glide fast carriage return, and heavy-duty gusseted track.
FIRST Great Western's family carriage returns to the tracks for the Christmas period.