least-significant bit

Definitions

General Science

  • noun
    (written as least significant bit)
    a binary digit occupying the right hand position of a word and carrying the least power of two in the word usually equal to two raised to zero = 1.

Electronics

  • Within a sequence of bits, that with the lowest weight or place value. It is usually the bit furthest to the right. Its abbreviation is LSB.
  • acronymLSB
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