Backus-Naur Form. A way of describing the syntax of information. A precursor to ASN.1, Abstract Syntax Notation 1 and XML. Each of these is a metalanguage, a language for defining other languages. For example, the entries in this glossary may be described by the BNF - ::= .
Backus-Naur Form (also Backus-Normal Form) [developed by John Backus and Peter Naur]
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