Informal. tiny; itty-bitty:
a little bitty town.
Chiefly British. containing or consisting of small bits or pieces; fragmentary.
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adjective -tier, -tiest
lacking unity; disjointed
containing bits, sediment, etc
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bit-paired keyboard hardware (Obsolete, or “bit-shift keyboard”) A non-standard keyboard layout that seems to have originated with the Teletype ASR-33 and remained common for several years on early computer equipment. The ASR-33 was a mechanical device (see EOU), so the only way to generate the character codes from keystrokes was by some physical linkage. The […]