If we extend now the words table to contain more than 30 words so the compression rate will be grater but in contrast the Huffman code will be larger.
What does HC stand for?
HC stands for Huffman Code (coding scheme)
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
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We have 109 other meanings of HC in our Acronym Attic
- Hot Coffee
- House of Commons
- Household Claims Screen
- Household Component
- Housekeeping Channel (website)
- Housing Corporation (various organizations)
- Housing Credit
- Hover College (Ontario, Canada)
- How Cute
- Howard Carter
Samples in periodicals archive:
While Huffman has already known that the average code length is asymptotically equal to the entropy of the source, the asymptotic performance of the Huffman code is still not fully understood.
He describes in detail cryptographic protocols, key management, message authentication, applications such as email and Internet security, new wrinkles in noncryptographic security issues such as hacking and cybercrime, and closes with very useful descriptions of information theory and coding including Huffman codes.