hexadecimal

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌhɛksəˈdɛsɪməl/
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Etymology[edit]

hexadeca- +‎ decimal; see the Wikipedia article for more information.

Noun[edit]

hexadecimal ‎(countable and uncountable, plural hexadecimals)

  1. (arithmetic, computing, uncountable) A number system with base 16, using the digits 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, A, B, C, D, E and F, useful in computing as a hexadecimal digit can represent four bits, half a standard byte.
  2. (countable, computing) A number expressed in the hexadecimal system.

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Adjective[edit]

hexadecimal ‎(not comparable)

  1. Of a number, expressed in hexadecimal.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (arithmetic, computing): base-16

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Adjective[edit]

hexadecimal m, f ‎(masculine and feminine plural hexadecimals)

  1. hexadecimal

Noun[edit]

hexadecimal m ‎(plural hexadecimals)

  1. hexadecimal

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hexadecimal m, f ‎(plural hexadecimais, comparable)

  1. (computing, of a number) hexadecimal (expressed in base 16)

Noun[edit]

hexadecimal m (plural hexadecimais)

  1. (computing) hexadecimal (number expressed in base 16)