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oc·to·nar·y

 (ŏk′tə-nĕr′ē)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the number eight.
2. Consisting of eight members or of groups containing eight.
n. pl. oc·to·nar·ies
A group or set of eight.

[Latin octōnārius, containing eight, from octōnī, eight each, from octō, eight; see oktō(u) in Indo-European roots.]

octonary

(ˈɒktənərɪ)
adj
relating to or based on the number eight
n, pl -naries
1. (Poetry) prosody a stanza of eight lines
2. a group of eight
[C16: from Latin octōnārius, from octōnī eight at a time]

octonary

a stanza of eight lines; an octave. — octonary, adj.
See also: Verse
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.octonary - the cardinal number that is the sum of seven and oneoctonary - the cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one
digit, figure - one of the elements that collectively form a system of numeration; "0 and 1 are digits"
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Geetha, "High payload image steganography with reduced distortion using octonary pixel pairing scheme," Multimedia Tools and Applications, vol.
The results of three coding and modulation schemes, shown as 8PSK, LDPC_GF(2) + 8PSK and LDPC_GF(8) + 8PSK in Figure 5, have be demonstrated, and the LDPC_GF(8) in octonary number system with 8PSK achieves better performance for high SNR.
Under this holistic view, quaternary, quinary, senary, septenary, octonary, nonary, and denary sources would be realized some day.