binary number system definition

  • noun:
    • a way of representing numbers in which only the digits 0 and 1 are utilized. Successive products tend to be powers of 2. also known as binary system.
    • a positional system of numeration that utilizes binary digits and a radix of two
    • A method of representing numbers in which only the digits 0 and 1 are used. Successive units are powers of 2. Also called binary system.
    • a positional system of numeration that uses binary digits and a radix of two

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