radix (English) [ IPA: ˈreɪdɪks ASM: ৰেডিক্স]
Contributed by: Bikram M Baruah on 2008-11-14
1. Mathematics(Abstract Noun) the base or radix is usually the number of unique digits, including zero, that a positional numeral system uses to represent numbers. For example, for the decimal system (the most common system in use today) the radix is 10, because it uses the 10 digits from 0 through 9.