multibyte

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

EtymologyEdit

multi- +‎ byte

AdjectiveEdit

multibyte (also multi-byte)

  1. (computing) Contained in more than one byte.
    The computer stored the number in a multibyte location: it took 32 bits or four entire bytes to store so large a value.
Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 02:13