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Overview of noun binary

The noun binary has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. binary star, binary, double star

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

2. binary, binary program

(a pre-compiled, pre-linked program that is ready to run under a given operating system; a binary for one operating system will not run on a different operating system; "the same source code can be compiled to produce different binaries for different operating systems")


Overview of adj binary

The adj binary has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. binary

(of or pertaining to a number system have 2 as its base; "a binary digit")

2. binary

(consisting of two (units or components or elements or terms); "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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