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two-out-of-five code[′tü au̇d·əv ¦fīv ′kōd]
An encoding of the decimal digits using five binary bits and having the property that every code element contains two 1s and three 0s.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
two-out-of-five codeA numeric code that stores one decimal digit in five binary digits in which two of the bits are always 0 or 1 and the other three are always in the opposite state.
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