**radixes** — raÂ·dix || reÉªdÉªks n. number used as the base for a numerical system; source, origin (Mathematics) … English contemporary dictionary

**Automorphic number** — In mathematics an automorphic number (sometimes referred to as a circular number) is a number whose square ends in the same digits as number itself. For example, 52 = 25, 762 = 5776, and 8906252 = 793212890625, so 5, 76 and 890625 are all… … Wikipedia

**Liber Abaci** — (1202, also spelled as Liber Abbaci) is an historic book on arithmetic by Leonardo of Pisa, known later by his nickname Fibonacci. Its title has two common translations, The Book of the Abacus or The Book of Calculation . In this work, Fibonacci… … Wikipedia

**26 (number)** — This article is about the number. For the novel by Leo McKay, Jr., see Twenty six (novel). ← 25 27 → 26 ← 20 … Wikipedia

**Radices** — Radix Ra dix (r[=a] d[i^]ks), n.; pl. L. {Radices} (r[a^]d [i^]*s[=e]z), E. {Radixes} (r[=a] d[i^]ks*[e^]z). [L. radix, icis, root. See {Radish}.] 1. (Philol.) A primitive word, from which spring other words; a radical; a root; an etymon. [1913… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

**Radix** — Ra dix (r[=a] d[i^]ks), n.; pl. L. {Radices} (r[a^]d [i^]*s[=e]z), E. {Radixes} (r[=a] d[i^]ks*[e^]z). [L. radix, icis, root. See {Radish}.] 1. (Philol.) A primitive word, from which spring other words; a radical; a root; an etymon. [1913… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

**radix** — noun (plural radices or radixes) Etymology: Latin, root more at root Date: 1798 1. the base of a number system or of logarithms 2. the primary source … New Collegiate Dictionary

**Hexadecimal** — In mathematics and computer science, hexadecimal (also base num|16 , hexa, or hex) is a numeral system with a radix, or base, of 16. It uses sixteen distinct symbols, most often the symbols 0 ndash;9 to represent values zero to nine, and A , B ,… … Wikipedia

**Ternary numeral system** — Ternary or trinary is the base num|3 numeral system. Analogous to a bit , a ternary digit is known as a trit (trinary digit). One trit contains about 1.58596 (log 2 3) bit of information. Although ternary most often refers to a system in which… … Wikipedia

**radix** — /ray diks/, n., pl. radices /rad euh seez , ray deuh /, radixes. 1. Math. a number taken as the base of a system of numbers, logarithms, or the like. 2. Anat., Bot. a root; radicle. [1565 75; < L radix root (cf. RACE3, RADICAL, RAMUS); akin to Gk … Universalium