digit

(dij´it) a finger or toe. adj., dig´ital., adj.
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digit

(from the article `measurement system`) ...Metrologists have come to differing conclusions concerning its exact length, but the currently accepted modern equivalents are 296 mm, or 11.65 ...
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digit

(from the article `measurement system`) The royal cubit (524 mm, or 20.62 inches) was subdivided in an extraordinarily complicated way. The basic subunit was the digit, doubtlessly a ...
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digit

[n] - one of the elements that collectively form a system of numbers 2. [n] - a finger or toe in human beings or corresponding part in other vertebrates
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Digit

• (n.) One of the ten figures or symbols, 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, by which all numbers are expressed; -- so called because of the use of the fingers in counting and computing. • (n.) A finger`s breadth, commonly estimated to be three fourths of an inch. • (n.) One twelfth part of the diameter of the sun or moon; -- a term used ...
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digit

dactyl noun a finger or toe in human beings or corresponding body part in other vertebrates
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Digit

[unit] The digit or finger is an ancient and obsolete non-SI unit of measurement of length. It was originally based on the breadth of a human finger. It was a fundamental unit of length in the Ancient Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Hebrew, Ancient Greek and Roman systems of measurement. In astronomy a digit is one twelfth of the diameter of the su...
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Digit

Dig'it (dĭj'ĭt) noun [ Latin digitus finger; probably akin to Greek da`ktylos , of uncertain origin; possibly akin to English toe . Confer Dactyl .] 1. (Zoology) One of the terminal divisions of a limb appendage; a finger or toe. « The...
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Digit

Dig'it transitive verb To point at or out with the finger. [ R.]
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digit

1. <zoology> One of the terminal divisions of a limb appendage; a finger or toe. 'The ruminants have the 'cloven foot,' i. E, two hoofed digits on each foot.' (Owen) ... 2. A finger's breadth, commonly estimated to be three fourths of an inch. ... 3. <mathematics> One of the ten figures or symbols, 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, by which...
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digit

1. A symbol or numeral that is used to represent an integer in a positional number system. Examples of digits include the decimal characters '0' through '9', the binary characters '0' or '1', and the hexadecimal digits '0'...'9','A',...,'F.' The word comes from the Latin digitus for finger or toe, a...
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Digit

A digit is a toe or a finger.
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Digit

A finger or toe.
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Digit

A measure of the display span of a panel meter. By convention, a full digit can assume any value from 0 through 9, a 1/2-digit will display a 1 and overload at 2, a 3/4-digit will display digits up to 3 and overload at 4, etc. For example, a meter with a display span of ±3999 counts is said to be a 3-3/4 digit meter.
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digit

a member of a finite set of integers used to represent information NOTE - A digit may be represented by a signal element.
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digit

A single unit or numeral in a counting system.
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digit

an element of address or other information that can be represented by a number less than the radix NOTE - In some signalling systems, members of the set of digits may be represented by symbols normally associated with alphabetic characters.
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digit

Any of the numbers from 0 to 9 in the decimal system. Different bases have different ranges of digits. For example, the hexadecimal system has digits 0 to 9 and A to F, whereas the binary system has two digits (or bits), 0 and 1
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digit

digit 1. A finger or toe in human beings or the corresponding part in other vertebrates. 2. Any of the Arabic numerals 0 to 9; one of the elements that collectively form a system of numbers. 3. Any of the symbols of other number systems, as 0 or 1 in the binary. 4. The width of a finger used as a unit of length, equal to approximately 2 cm (3/4 ...
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Digit

Digit is a word with more than one meaning in discussing digital voltmeters. A four-digit panel meter is one having four decimal decades eg 9999. Accuracy of one digit implies an accuracy of one count in the least significant decade
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Digit

Digit is an old measurement reckoned as the breadth of a finger or 0.75 inches (19 mm).
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Digit

Digit: A finger or toe.
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digit

in anatomy, finger or toe of land vertebrates, the skeleton of which consists of small bones called phalanges. The tips of the digits are usually ...
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Digit

In the decimal system, one of the numbers 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. See also: Decimal Number.
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digit

Latin digitus = a finger or toe, usually excepting the pollex (thumb) or hallux (big toe), adjective - digital.
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