# binary notation

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**binary notation**— noun any notation that uses 2 characters (usually 0 and 1) • Hypernyms: ↑mathematical notation * * * noun : expression of a number with a base of 2 using only the digits 0 and 1 with each digital place representing a power of 2 instead of a power …2

**binary notation**— A way of writing numbers using two symbols only. The symbols are usually written as 0 and 1, and called binary digits or bit. These bits are usually grouped in eights, called bytes Numbers written in binary notation are generally much longer than …3

**binary notation**— /baɪnəri noʊˈteɪʃən/ (say buynuhree noh tayshuhn) noun → binary number system …4

**binary notation**— display or storage of a number in computer memory based on a two digit system …5

**binary arithmetic**— binary arithmetic, = binary notation. (Cf. ↑binary notation) …6

**binary scale**— binary scale, = binary notation. (Cf. ↑binary notation) …7

**binary number**— noun A number expressed in binary notation • • • Main Entry: ↑binary …8

**Binary prefix**— Prefixes for bit and byte multiples Decimal Value SI 1000 k kilo 10002 M mega …9

**Binary numeral system**— Numeral systems by culture Hindu Arabic numerals Western Arabic (Hindu numerals) Eastern Arabic Indian family Tamil Burmese Khmer Lao Mongolian Thai East Asian numerals Chinese Japanese Suzhou Korean Vietnamese …10

**binary**— /buy neuh ree, ner ee/, adj., n., pl. binaries. adj. 1. consisting of, indicating, or involving two. 2. Math. a. of or pertaining to a system of numerical notation to the base 2, in which each place of a number, expressed as 0 or 1, corresponds… …11

**binary**— bi•na•ry [[t]ˈbaɪ nə ri, nɛr i[/t]] adj. n. pl. ries. 1) consisting of, indicating, or involving two 2) math. a) of or pertaining to a system of numerical notation to the base 2, in which each place of a number, expressed as 0 or 1, corresponds… …12

**Notation**— The term notation can refer to: Contents 1 Written communication 1.1 Biology and Medicine 1.2 Chemistry 1.3 Dance and movement …13

**binary code**— Computers. a system of representing letters, numbers, or other characters, using binary notation. * * * Code used in digital computers, based on a binary number system in which there are only two possible states, off and on, usually symbolized by …14

**binary-coded decimal system**— /buy neuh ree koh did, ner ee / a numerical system in which each decimal digit is represented by a unique collection of binary digits, not necessarily the same as those used in binary notation. Abbr.: BCD * * * …15

**binary-coded decimal system**— /buy neuh ree koh did, ner ee / a numerical system in which each decimal digit is represented by a unique collection of binary digits, not necessarily the same as those used in binary notation. Abbr.: BCD …16

**binary digit**— one of two digits used in binary notation (counting system based on only two numbers) …17

**binary digit**— noun either 0 or 1 in binary notation • Hypernyms: ↑digit, ↑figure …18

**Binary**— Bi na*ry, a. [L. binarius, fr. bini two by two, two at a time, fr. root of bis twice; akin to E. two: cf. F. binaire.] Compounded or consisting of two things or parts; characterized by two (things). [1913 Webster] {Binary arithmetic}, that in… …19

**Binary arithmetic**— Binary Bi na*ry, a. [L. binarius, fr. bini two by two, two at a time, fr. root of bis twice; akin to E. two: cf. F. binaire.] Compounded or consisting of two things or parts; characterized by two (things). [1913 Webster] {Binary arithmetic}, that …20

**Binary compound**— Binary Bi na*ry, a. [L. binarius, fr. bini two by two, two at a time, fr. root of bis twice; akin to E. two: cf. F. binaire.] Compounded or consisting of two things or parts; characterized by two (things). [1913 Webster] {Binary arithmetic}, that …