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  • alt bit
    /awlt bit/ [from alternate] adj. See {meta bit}.

  •  View Definition: deckle 


    /dek'l/ [from dec- and nybble; the original spelling seems to have been `decle'] n. Two nickles; 10 bits. Reported among developers for Mattel's GI 1600 (the Intellivision games processor), a chip with 16-bit-wide RAM but 10-bit-wide ROM.