binary star, binary, double star(noun)
a system of two stars that revolve around each other under their mutual gravitation
binary, binary program(adj)
a pre-compiled, pre-linked program that is ready to run under a given operating system; a binary for one operating system will not run on a different operating system
"the same source code can be compiled to produce different binaries for different operating systems"
of or pertaining to a number system have 2 as its base
"a binary digit"
consisting of two (units or components or elements or terms)
"a binary star is a system in which two stars revolve around each other"; "a binary compound"; "the binary number system has two as its base"
The bijective base-2 numeral system, which uses only the digits 0 and 1.
An executable computer file.
A star system consisting of only two stars.
Being in a state of one of two mutually exclusive conditions such as on or off, true or false, presence or absence of a signal.
Binary states are often abstracted as 1 and 0 in computer science.
Concerning logic whose subject matter concerns binary states.
Concerning numbers and calculations using the binary number system.
Having two equally important parts; related to something with two parts.
Of an operation, function, procedure or logic gate, taking exactly one operand, argument, parameter or input; having domain of dimension 2.
Division of reals is a binary operation.
Of data, consisting of arbitrary values; that is, not interpretable as plain or ASCII text.
He downloaded the binary distribution for Linux, then burned it to DVD.
Origin: From binarius, from bini.
compounded or consisting of two things or parts; characterized by two (things)
that which is constituted of two figures, things, or parts; two; duality
Binary is a techno-thriller novel written by Michael Crichton in 1972 under the pen-name John Lange. Michael Crichton also directed Pursuit, a TV-Movie version. The story of both the book and the film revolve around a deadly nerve agent composed by combining two different chemicals.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
bī′nar-i, adj. composed of two: twofold.—adjs. Bī′nate, growing in pairs: double; Binaur′al, having two ears: needing the use of both ears.—Binary scale (math.), the scale of notation whose radix or base is 2 (instead of 10); Binary theory (chem.), that which assumes all salts to contain merely two substances, either both simple, or one simple and the other a compound playing the part of a simple body. [L. binarius—bini, two by two—bis, twice.]
The numerical value of binary in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of binary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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- двоичен, двоенBulgarian
- binariCatalan, Valencian
- dvojkový, dvojková soustava, spustitelný soubor, binárka, binární, duální, dvojný, binární soustava, dvojitýCzech
- binär, Binärsystem, BinärcodeGerman
- διττός, δυαδικός, δυαδικόGreek
- binara, duumaEsperanto
- binäärinen, binäärijärjestelmä, kaksois-, binääri-Finnish
- binaire, binaritéFrench
- tvíunda-, tvístæðurIcelandic
- binaria, binarioItalian
- 二進法, バイナリJapanese
- tweevoudige, tweetallig, binaire, binair, tweevoudig, tweetalligeDutch
- binarny, dwójkowyPolish
- бинарный, двойной, двоичныйRussian
- tudelad, binär, dubbelSwedish
- ikilik, iki terimli, çiftli, ikili sayı sistemi, ikili kod, ikiliTurkish
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