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What is the 1 that is carried called?

These are all Latin, would this make sense?

The Latin word for "carry" is "porto", would it be called Porto?

Just guessing here


  123  <-- Augend or Addend
 +  9  <-- Addend

   1   <-- What is this called?
 +  9

 +  9
  132  <-- Sum
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Carriend? I don't recall that having a name. – Pedro Tamaroff Jun 2 '12 at 1:15
@PeterTamaroff I like the thought process with that answer! Was thinking Addend maybe? – Phill Pafford Jun 2 '12 at 1:16
I have seen it called "the carry." – André Nicolas Jun 2 '12 at 1:19

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They are referred to as carries in

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Thanks! I think this is what I'm looking for but will keep it open for a little longer +1 – Phill Pafford Jun 5 '12 at 16:30
Wikipedia – sdcvvc Jun 9 '12 at 13:59

In compsci, when we add binary numbers, we call this the "carry bit."

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