A signal emitted by a device that can produce only two significant states.
Binary signals serve to modelize binary relations, whose algebra was constructed by G. BOOLE in 1854 (1952).
The most obvious example is 0 and 1, both signals easily produced electronically, which correspond to any kind of dual oppositions: yes – no; positive – negative; false – true; existent – non existent; etc…
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