from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of, relating to, or based on the number eight.
  • noun A number system having 8 as its base.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun arithmetic, computing, uncountable The number system that uses the eight digits 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7.
  • adjective arithmetic, computing Concerning numbers expressed in octal or mathematical calculations performed using octal.

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  • adjective of or pertaining to a number system having 8 as its base


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