# Definitions for **binary system**

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### Princeton's WordNet

binary numeration system, pure binary numeration system, binary number system, binary system(noun)

a positional system of numeration that uses binary digits and a radix of two

### Freebase

Binary system

A binary system is a system of two objects in space which are so close that their gravitational interaction causes them to orbit about a common center of mass. Some definitions require that this center of mass is not located within the interior of either object. A multiple system is like a binary system but consists of three or more objects.

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