The first column is the decimal integer represented by a CA's rule vector, obtained by treating the symbols S,B,D,F as the integers 0,1,2,3 respectively, and viewing the rule vector as a number in base 4 with the most significant digit on the right.
What does MSD stand for?
MSD stands for Most Significant Digit
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We have 362 other meanings of MSD in our Acronym Attic
- Modem Sharing Device
- Moderate to Severe Disabilities
- Modular Security Device
- Moisture Sensitive Device (electronic assemblies)
- Molten Salt Destruction
- Montana School for the Deaf
- Montesano School District (Montesano, WA)
- Morning Star Development
- Morrison Senior Dining
- Mortar Simulation Device
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But from an "abort timer," a device that stops dial-up data transmission if no data is sent within a predetermined time period, to "zero compression," the process that eliminates the storage of insignificant zeros to the left of the most significant digit, the dictionary aims to make everyone comfortable with the language of the Information Age.