diminished radix complement

Noun

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Noun

**diminished radix complement** (*plural* diminished radix complements)

- The number which, added to the given
*n*-digit number in radix*r*, results in r^n - 1. In binary (r=2), this is the ones' complement; in decimal (r=10), this is the nines' complement.*The diminished radix complement of 01100101_2 is 10011010_2.**The diminished radix complement of 138053_{10} is 861946_{10}.**The diminished radix complement of 0423102_5 is 4021342_5.*

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