Golay code

Golay code

[gə′lā ‚kōd]
(communications)
A linear, block-based error-correcting code that is particularly suited to applications where short code word length and low latency are important.
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One could say that each particle in the triality diagram brings in its 8-bit Hamming code word to temporarily form the 24-bit binary Golay code word or, equivalently, the 12-bit ternary Golay code word, related to the Leech lattice.