cascaded carry

cascaded carry

[ka′skād·əd′kar·ē]
(computer science)
A carry process in which the addition of two numerals results in a sum numeral and a carry numeral that are in turn added together, this process being repeated until no new carries are generated.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.