# hexit

## EnglishEdit

### EtymologyEdit

From *hexadecimal* and *digit*. Compare *bit* (“binary digit”).

### NounEdit

**hexit** (*plural* **hexits**)

- (computing) A hexadecimal digit.
*There are sixteen***hexits**: the numbers 0 to 9 and the letters A to F.

From *hexadecimal* and *digit*. Compare *bit* (“binary digit”).

**hexit** (*plural* **hexits**)

- (computing) A hexadecimal digit.
*There are sixteen***hexits**: the numbers 0 to 9 and the letters A to F.