blank

There are a number of uses for the word blank:

  • the URL interpreted by most web browsers as the command to display a blank HTML document
  • Blank (cartridge) a type of gun cartridge that contains gunpowder but no bullet or shot.
  • Key blank, an uncut key
  • Blank (solution), a solution containing no analyte, typically used to zero an analytical instrument and ensure that any reagents used do not contribute to overall measurements
  • Blank (archeology) a thick, shaped stone biface of suitable size and configuration for refining into a stone tool
  • Blank (Scrabble) a Scrabble tile that does not have a letter on it and can be substituted for any letter the player desires
  • Blank (computer science) another name for the space character (SP)
  • A cultural subgroup seeking anonynmity in a database society, from the TV series Max Headroom.
  • "Blank", a song by Eyehategod from the album Take as Needed for Pain

See also Blank (surname)

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