# Digital vs. Binary

## Difference Between Digital and Binary

#### Digital➦

Relating to or resembling a digit, especially a finger.

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#### Binary➦

relating to, composed of, or involving two things.

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#### Digital➦

Operated or done with the fingers

a digital switch.

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#### Binary➦

relating to, using, or denoting a system of numerical notation that has 2 rather than 10 as a base.

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#### Digital➦

Having digits.

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#### Binary➦

the binary system of notation

the device is counting in binary

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#### Digital➦

Expressed in discrete numerical form, especially for use by a computer or other electronic device

digital information.

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#### Binary➦

something having two parts.

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#### Digital➦

Relating to or being a device that can generate, record, process, receive, transmit, or display information that is represented in discrete numerical form.

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#### Binary➦

Characterized by or consisting of two parts or components; twofold.

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#### Digital➦

Relating to or being a service that provides information expressed in discrete numerical form

We subscribe to digital cable.

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#### Binary➦

Of or relating to a system of numeration having 2 as its base.

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#### Digital➦

Relating to or being a profession or activity that is performed using digital devices

a digital librarian.

digital photography.

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#### Binary➦

Of or relating to a system of encoding data using only 0's and 1's.

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#### Digital➦

Using or giving a reading in digits

a digital clock.

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#### Binary➦

(Chemistry) Consisting of or containing only two kinds of atoms.

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#### Digital➦

Characterized by widespread use of computers

living in the digital age.

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#### Binary➦

Of or employing two comparatively nontoxic chemicals that combine to produce a deadly poison

binary weapons.

a binary nerve agent.

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#### Digital➦

A key played with the finger, as on a piano.

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#### Binary➦

(Music) Having two sections or subjects.

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#### Digital➦

Having to do with digits (fingers or toes); performed with a finger.

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#### Binary➦

A number system having 2 as its base.

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#### Digital➦

Property of representing values as discrete, often binary, numbers rather than a continuous spectrum.

digital computer

digital clock

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#### Binary➦

A file that contains the executable version of a computer program.

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#### Digital➦

Of or relating to computers or the Information Age.

Digital payment systems are replacing cash transactions.

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#### Binary➦

A binary star.

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#### Digital➦

(finance) A digital option.

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#### Binary➦

Being in one of two mutually exclusive states.

Binary states are often represented as 1 and 0 in computer science.

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#### Digital➦

(uncountable) Digital equipment or technology.

He moved to digital for the first time, using a Sony camera.

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#### Binary➦

(logic) Concerning logic whose subject matter concerns binary states.

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#### Digital➦

(music) Any of the keys of a piano or similar instrument.

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#### Binary➦

Concerning numbers and calculations using the binary number system.

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#### Digital➦

A finger.

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#### Binary➦

Having two equally important parts; related to something with two parts.

binary star

Two ingredients are combined in a binary poison.

A binary statistical distribution has only two categories.

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#### Digital➦

Of or pertaining to the fingers; done with the fingers; as, digital compression; digital examination.

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#### Binary➦

Of an operation, function, procedure, or logic gate, taking exactly two operands, arguments, parameters, or inputs; having domain of dimension 2.

Division of reals is a binary operation.

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#### Digital➦

of or pertaining to digits{3}; expressed in digits{3}, or using digits{3}; as, a digital display; a digital clock.

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#### Binary➦

(computing) Of data, consisting coded values (e.g. machine code) not interpretable as plain or ASCII text (e.g. source code).

plain text

He downloaded the binary distribution for Linux, then burned it to DVD.

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#### Digital➦

performing internal logical and arithmetic operations by means of digits, usually represented as binary numbers. Contrasted to analog, wherein variables are represented as coninuous physical quantities such as voltages or the position of a pointer on a continuous scale; as, a digital computer.

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#### Binary➦

(comparable) Focusing on two mutually exclusive conditions.

He has a very binary understanding of gender.

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#### Digital➦

of a circuit or device that represents magnitudes in digits;

digital computer

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#### Binary➦

A state in which only two values are possible, in which something must have one value or the other.

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#### Digital➦

displaying numbers rather than scale positions;

digital clock

digital readout

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#### Binary➦

The bijective base-2 numeral system, which uses only the digits 0 and 1.

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#### Digital➦

relating to or performed with the fingers;

digital examination

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#### Binary➦

(computing) binary file; a file consisting of data other than human-readable text.

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#### Binary➦

(astronomy) binary star.

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#### Binary➦

Compounded or consisting of two things or parts; characterized by two (things).

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#### Binary➦

That which is constituted of two figures, things, or parts; two; duality.

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#### Binary➦

a system of two stars that revolve around each other under their mutual gravitation

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#### Binary➦

of or pertaining to a number system have 2 as its base;

a binary digit

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#### Binary➦

consisting of two (units or components or elements or terms) or based on two;

a binary star is a system in which two stars revolve around each other

a binary compound

the binary number system has two as its base

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