hexadecimal number system

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Noun1.hexadecimal number system - a positional system of numeration that uses hexadecimal digits and a radix of sixteen
positional notation, positional representation system - a numeration system in which a real number is represented by an ordered set of characters where the value of a character depends on its position
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Where both this adder and multiplier is applicable to decimal, binary, hexadecimal number system. FIR has been implemented with an 8-bit adder and 8-bit multiplier.
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