least-significant digit

Definitions

General Science

  • noun
    (written as least significant digit)
    a digit which occupies the right hand position in a number and so carries the least power, equal to the number radix raised to zero = 1.

Electronics

  • Within a sequence of digits, that with the lowest weight or place value. It is usually the digit furthest to the right. Its abbreviation is LSD.
  • acronymLSD
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