binary system
noun Date: 1844 binary star; also a similar system containing bodies (as black holes) other than stars

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  • Binary system — may refer to:*binary numeral system *Binary opposition, a dichotomy *binary system (astronomy), a system of two celestial bodies on a mutual orbit *in chemistry, a chemical system involving two steps/processes or two substances …   Wikipedia

  • binary system — binary ,system noun count a system in which information is represented using combinations of the numbers 0 and 1, used especially in computers …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Binary system — Binary system. См. Бинарная система. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • binary system — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms binary system : singular binary system plural binary systems computing a system in which information is represented using combinations of the numbers 0 and 1, used especially in computers …   English dictionary

  • binary system — dvisandė sistema statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. binary system; two component system vok. binäres System, n; Zweikomponentensystem, n rus. бинарная система, f; двойная система, f; двухкомпонентная система, f pranc. système à deux… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • binary system — dvikomponentė sistema statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Sistema, susidedanti iš dviejų komponentų. atitikmenys: angl. binary system; two component system rus. бинарная система; двухкомпонентная система …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • binary system — dvejetainė sistema statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. binary system; dyadic system vok. Binärsystem, n; Dualsystem, n rus. двоичная система, f pranc. système binaire, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • binary system — dvejetainė sistema statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. binary system vok. Binärsystem, n rus. двоичная система, f pranc. système binaire, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • binary system — system whose units are powers of two; system of two stars that revolve around each other …   English contemporary dictionary

  • binary system — noun a positional system of numeration that uses binary digits and a radix of two • Syn: ↑binary numeration system, ↑pure binary numeration system, ↑binary number system • Hypernyms: ↑positional notation, ↑positional representation system …   Useful english dictionary

  • binary system — 1. a system involving only two elements, as 0 and 1 or yes and no. 2. Math. a system of counting or measurement whose units are powers of two. Cf. binary (def. 2a). 3. Astron. See binary star. Also called dyadic system (for defs. 1, 2). [1825 35] …   Universalium

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