hexadecimal
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˌhɛksəˈdɛsɪməl/
Noun

hexadecimal

  1. (arithmetic, computing, uncountable) A number system with base sixteen, using the digits 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, A, B, C, D, E and F, most used in computing as a hexadecimal digit can represent four bits, half a standard byte.
  2. (countable, computing) A number expressed in the hexadecimal system.
Synonyms Translations
  • French: hexadécimal
  • German: Hexadezimalsystem, Sedezimalsystem
  • Italian: sistema numerico esadecimale
  • Portuguese: sistema hexadecimal
  • Russian: шестнадцатери́чная систе́ма
  • Spanish: hexadecimal
Adjective

hexadecimal (not comparable)

  1. Of a number, expressed in hexadecimal.
Synonyms
  • (arithmetic, computing): base-sixteen
Translations


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