binary notation

binary system

noun

a number system having a base of two, numbers being expressed by sequences of the digits 0 and 1: used in computing, as 0 and 1 can be represented electrically as off and on

Nearby words

  1. binary coded decimal,
  2. binary color,
  3. binary digit,
  4. binary fission,
  5. binary form,
  6. binary number,
  7. binary number system,
  8. binary operation,
  9. binary opposition,
  10. binary pulsar

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