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bit string

Abbreviation(s) and Synonym(s):

None

Definition(s):

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

  An ordered sequence of 0 and 1 bits.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-133 under Bit string

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

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

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

  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 Rev. 1 under Bit string