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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Binary Arithmetic.
 
Arithmetic in which the base of the notation is 2 instead of 10. The unit followed by a cipher signifies two, by another unit it signifies three, by two ciphers it signifies four, and so on. Thus, 10 signifies two, 100 signifies four; while 11 signifies 3, ete.   1
 


 Bi-metallism.Bi’nary Theory. 

 
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