## What is another word for fixed-point notation?

Pronunciation: [fˈɪkstpˈɔ͡ɪnt nə͡ʊtˈe͡ɪʃən] (IPA)

Fixed-point notation is a common term used in computer programming that describes the method of representing decimal numbers in a fixed format where the position of a specific digit is fixed. In other words, it is a way of representing decimal numbers that does not change their position. There are several synonyms for this concept, such as fixed-decimal notation, fixed-point representation, fixed-point arithmetic, and fixed-point format. Each of these terms describes the same concept of representing decimal numbers in a fixed format that allows computations to be performed efficiently and accurately. These synonyms are used interchangeably in computer programming to describe the fixed-point notation method.

# Synonyms for Fixed-point notation:

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## What are the hypernyms for Fixed-point notation?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

## What are the hyponyms for Fixed-point notation?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
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Related words: decimal notation, binary notation, hexadecimal notation, octal notation, scientific notation, prefixes for decimal and binary numbers

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