a method for detecting errors in data communications or within a computer system by counting the number of ones or zeros per byte or per word, including a special check bit (parity bit) to see if the value is even or odd.
a check made of computer data to ensure that the total number of bits of value 1 (or 0) in each unit of information remains odd or even after transfer between a peripheral device and the memory or vice versa
adjective 1. characterized by verbosity or unnecessary repetition in expressing ideas; prolix: a redundant style. 2. being in excess; exceeding what is usual or natural: a redundant part. 3. having some unusual or extra part or feature. 4. characterized by superabundance or superfluity: lush, redundant vegetation. 5. Engineering. (of a structural member) not necessary for […]
- Red underwing
noun 1. a large noctuid moth, Catocala nupta, having dull forewings and hind wings coloured red and black
1. reduplication. redupl. 1. reduplicated 2. reduplication
verb (used with object), reduplicated, reduplicating. 1. to double; repeat. 2. Grammar. to form (a derivative or inflected form) by doubling a specified syllable or other portion of the primitive, sometimes with fixed modifications, as in Greek léloipa “I have left,” leípo “I leave.”. verb (used without object), reduplicated, reduplicating. 3. to become doubled. 4. […]