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check bit
A bit, such as a parity bit, derived from and appended to a bit string for later use in error detection and possibly error correction. 2. A data bit associated with a character or block for the purpose of checking the absence of error within the character or block. [T1.226-1992]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
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