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<data, jargon> (Or tayste /tayst/) Silly suggested term for
two binary digits.
The term "quarter" has also been suggested, referring to the
US 25-cent coin. This was once equal in value to two of the
eight "bits" - pie-slice-shaped "pieces of eight" - into which
Spanish silver crowns were cut to make change.
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