binary-coded decimal

noun

a number in binary code written in groups of four bits, each group representing one digit of the corresponding decimal numberAbbreviation: BCD

Nearby words

  1. binary opposition,
  2. binary pulsar,
  3. binary star,
  4. binary system,
  5. binary weapon,
  6. binary-coded decimal system,
  7. binasal hemianopsia,
  8. binate,
  9. binately,
  10. bination

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