Dyadic
Dyadic Dy*ad"ic, a. [Gr. ?, fr. ? two.] Pertaining to the number two; of two parts or elements. [1913 Webster]

{Dyadic arithmetic}, the same as {binary arithmetic}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • dyadic — /duy ad ik/, adj. 1. of or consisting of a dyad; being a group of two. 2. pertaining to the number 2. n. 3. Math. two or more dyads added together. [1720 30; < Gk dyadikós. See DYAD, IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • dyadic — adjective /daɪˈæd.ɪk/ Pertaining to the number two; of two parts or elements. Syn: binary …   Wiktionary

  • dyadic — adj. pertaining to a pair, pertaining to a couple …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dyadic — dy·ad·ic …   English syllables

  • dyadic — dy•ad•ic [[t]daɪˈæd ɪk[/t]] adj. 1) soc biochem. cbl of or consisting of a dyad; being a group of two 2) math. pertaining to the number 2 3) math. Math. two or more dyads added together • Etymology: 1720–30; < Gk …   From formal English to slang

  • dyadic — /daɪˈædɪk/ (say duy adik) adjective of two parts; relating to the number two …   Australian English dictionary

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