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- adj. Of a computer, storing the most significant byte of a multibyte number at a higher address than the least significant byte; that is, "little end" first.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One of a set of disputers about trifles. Also used adjectively. See big-endian.
See the etymology for endian (Wiktionary)