Text may mean:

Books

  • a book, a set of printed sheets of paper held together between two covers.
  • a textbook, a book used for the study of a subject. People use a textbook to learn facts and methods about a certain subject.
  • Subtext
  • e-text or e-book

Computing

  • character (computing) or string data, as opposed to binary data
  • a text segment of a program in memory
  • Plaintext, the information which the sender want to transmit to the receiver(s)
  • Text-based, comprised of characters
  • Boilerplate text

Unit Of Study

  • hermeneutics
  • philology, the study of language in historical writings
  • literary theory, anything with a semiotic component
  • cultural studies, the unit of discourse

Writing

  • a piece of writing
  • Textual criticism, the study of different copies of books or manuscripts. The purpose is to find the original, and see what changes were made to the later versions

Other

  • TEXT, an avant-garde band



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