Skip to Main Content
Idaho State University

Glossary

Filter:
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z All
B
B
B1
B2
B3
BBS
BCC
BCD
BCI
Bd
BER
Bit
BIU
BPI
BPS
BR
BSA
BSE
Bug
Bus
BW
Binary Notation
  • Any notation that uses two different characters, usually the binary digits 0 and (After FP) (After ISO) Note: Data encoded in binary notation need not be in the form of a pure binary numeration sytem; e. g. , Gray code. Synonym pure binary numeration system.
  • A scheme for representing numbers characterized by the arrangements of digits in sequence, with the understanding that successive digits are interpreted as coefficients of successive powers of base See also binary coded decimal, binary digit, code, Gray code.