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Bit String

Acronym(s):

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Definition(s):

  An ordered sequence of 0’s and 1’s. The leftmost bit is the most significant bit of the string. The rightmost bit is the least significant bit of the string.
Source(s): FIPS 186-4

  An ordered sequence of 0 and 1 bits. In this Recommendation, the leftmost bit is the most significant bit of the string. The rightmost bit is the least significant bit of the string.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-107 (Superceded by Rev. 1)

  An ordered sequence of 0 and 1 bits.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-133 (Superceded by Rev. 1)

  A sequence of bits.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-22 Rev. 1a

  An ordered sequence of 0’s and 1’s.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-38A
NIST SP 800-56A Rev. 2
NIST SP 800-56B Rev. 1

  A finite, ordered sequence of bits.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-38B
NIST SP 800-38D
NIST SP 800-38F

  An ordered sequence of bits.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-38C

Synonym(s):

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See Also:

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