Alphabet

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An alphabet [math]\href{/cs2800/wiki/index.php/%5CSigma}{\Sigma} [/math] is just another word for a finite set; the elements of [math]\href{/cs2800/wiki/index.php/%5CSigma}{\Sigma} [/math] are referred to as characters.

Common alphabets include: [math]\href{/cs2800/wiki/index.php/Enumerated_set}{\{0,1\}} [/math], the set of digits, the set of english letters, the ASCII character set, or the Unicode character set.