# check bit definition

• noun:
• (computer system research) slightly that is used in an error detection treatment where a 0 or 1 is put into each band of bits so that it could have either an odd amount of 1's or an even number of 1's; e.g., if the parity is odd after that any number of bits that shows up with an even range 1's must include an error
• (computer technology) a bit that is used in a mistake detection treatment where a 0 or 1 is added to each set of bits such that it could have either an odd amount of 1's or a much few 1's; e.g., if the parity is strange then any number of bits that arrives with a much range 1's must include a mistake

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• Hypernym for "check bit"
• bit