kibi-

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of kilo- +‎ binary.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Prefix[edit]

IEC binary prefix
Ki
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kibi-

  1. The IEC prefix meaning 210 = 1,024. Compare kilo-, meaning 103 = 1,000, a thousand. Abbreviation: Ki

Usage notes[edit]

Not in widespread use, this binary multiple prefix was established to make various units used in computing precise.