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binary mode

(1) A mode of operation that deals with non-textual data. When a "binary" parameter is added to a command, it enables every type of data to be transferred or compared rather than just ASCII text. See ASCII and bit.

(2) A compiler mode that deals with file I/O. Binary mode allows programmers to manipulate files byte by byte rather than in larger logical structures.
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Other claims featured parallel disconnectors controlled by a single, multi-cam selector, as well as the ability to select from safe to semiautomatic to binary mode through the use of a single selector.
Table 2 provides the empirical results from the estimated Log odds ratio model in binary mode for the database containing cross-section and time-series data.
The objective in this study was to estimate in-migration to states in the United States for the purpose of providing information to policymakers, who could use it for designing economic policies for improving prosperity in the nation, using a binary mode logistic model based on pooled cross-section (50 states and the District of Columbia) and quarterly time-series data for the period 1980-2003 and using in-migration data from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Social Security Administration, and by inclusion of as many explanatory variables as could be quantified and included in the model.