Bit - Binary Digit

Technology / Computers / Bit - Binary Digit: The smallest part of binary code, represented logically by 0 and 1 and electrically by 0 and 5 volts. On a large scale, refers to the state of on and off.

Other Words for Bit

Bit Noun Synonyms: morsel, piece, scrap, fragment, shred, particle, grain, crumb

Phyto-Chemical Concentrates

Health / Vitamins / Phyto-Chemical Concentrates: Chemical constituents of plants part of its defense system, others than proteins, fats, carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals used in human nutrition, enhance overall health, act as detoxifying agents, MORE


Entertainment / Liquor / Pick-Me-Up: Any concoction designed to allay the effects of overindulgence in alcaholic beverages. MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Piece-Bien-Fait: The French term for the dramatic genre called the 'well-made play.' See discussion under well-made play. MORE

Physician-Hospital Organization (PHO)

Health / Health Insurance / Physician-Hospital Organization (PHO): A joint venture between a hospital and many or all of its admitting physicians whose primary purpose is contract negotiations with MCOs and marketing. MORE


Entertainment / Photography / Photo-Transistor: Light sensitive electronic component which functions as a switch. Used for slave firing of electronic flash heads. MORE


Entertainment / Photography / Photo-Reportage: Use of photographs in newspapers and magazines, to supplement or replace written journalistic accounts. MORE