binary file

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Noun1.binary file - (computer science) a computer file containing machine-readable information that must be read by an applicationbinary file - (computer science) a computer file containing machine-readable information that must be read by an application; characters use all 8 bits of each byte
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
computer file - (computer science) a file maintained in computer-readable form
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Juno Gold is an enhanced Internet e-mail service that enables subscribers to send and receive non-text file attachments along with e-mail messages.
On July 20, 1998, Juno announced the launch of two new premium services, Juno Gold(SM) (which supplements the features of Juno's basic e-mail service with the ability to send and receive non-text file attachments) and Juno Web(SM) (which provides all the features of Juno Gold, plus full Internet access).
basic e-mail service with the additional ability to send and receive non-text file attachments such as pictures, spreadsheets, and word-processor-formatted documents along with the subscriber's e-mail messages; and

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