Electronics and Communication Engineering - Microprocessors - Discussion


MICR stands for

[A]. Magnetic Ink Chart Receipt
[B]. Magnetic Ink Character Recognition
[C]. Magnetic Ink Chart Recognition
[D]. Magnetic Ink Character Receipt

Answer: Option B


Magnetic ink character recognition is used in banking.

Mahesh said: (Mar 18, 2015)  
What is meant by Magnetic Ink Character Recognition?

Vardhini said: (Dec 9, 2015)  
MICR (Magnetic Ink Character Recognition) is a technology used to verify the legitimacy or originality of paper documents, especially checks. Special ink, which is sensitive to magnetic fields, is used in the printing of certain characters on the original documents.

Durgesh Shukla said: (Aug 17, 2017)  
This micr is written on the front/first page of your bank passbook.

Durvas said: (Aug 16, 2018)  
Thanks @Vardhini.

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