Technology / Television (TV) / Bit: Bit is short for 'binary' digit: it represents the smallest unit of data in digital systems: it can have a value of '1' or '0'. A group of 8-bits compose what is referred to as a byte.

Other Words for Bit

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

Cholinesterase Inhibitors

Business / Agriculture / Cholinesterase Inhibitors: A class of chemicals that includes numerous insecticides, such as parathion or carbaryl. They inhibit an enzyme found in animals that regulates nerve impulses. Cholinesterase inhibition is associated MORE

Peychouds Bitters

Entertainment / Liquor / Peychouds Bitters: Made in louisiana from an old closely guarded french family recipe. It is a pungent anise flavored bitter. MORE

Risk Arbitrage

Business / Finance / Risk Arbitrage: Traditionally, the simultaneous purchase of stock in a company being acquired and the sale of stock of the acquirer. Modern risk arbitrage focuses on capturing the spreads between the market value of MORE

Orange Bitters

Entertainment / Liquor / Orange Bitters: Made from the dried peel of the bitter Seville oranges, orange bitters are less aromatic and fruitier then the more popular and sophisticated Angostura bitters. MORE

Preauthorized Electronic Debits (PAD)

Business / Finance / Preauthorized Electronic Debits (PAD): Debits to a bank account in advance by the payer. The payer's bank sends payment to the payee's bank through the Automated Clearing House (ACH) system. MORE

Earnings Before Interest And Taxes (EBIT)

Business / Finance / Earnings Before Interest And Taxes (EBIT): A financial measure defined as revenues less cost of goods sold and selling, general, and administrative expenses. In other words, operating and nonoperating profit before the deduction of interest pl MORE