Translation of parity bit in Spanish:

parity bit

bit de paridad, n.

noun

Computing

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    bit de paridad masculine
    • The logic circuit is described by a parity-check matrix for this code comprising 128 data bits, 16 check bits, and 2 address parity bits.
    • To overcome this limitation, the driver simulates it by using the parity bit.
    • Integrity can be ensured through such software tools as checksums, parity bits, and cyclical redundancy codes.
    • The simplest device is a ‘parity bit,’ an extra bit that keeps track of whether the number of 1s in a binary number is odd or even.
    • A modern alternative to parity bits is ECC, short for Error Correction Code.