Questions tagged [terminology]

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What is the Index? [closed]

What is the Index and what does e.g. 5/12 mean?
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Is it IOTA “coins” or “tokens”?

Both notations are used online. Are they interchangeable? Is it even accurate to call it a "coin" in this respect?
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What are trytes and trits? [duplicate]

I see the words "trytes" and "trits" used a lot when discussing IOTA, however neither my browser's autocorrect nor the Oxford English Dictionary know what these words mean. What are trytes and trits, ...
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What are Oracles and what do they do?

What are Oracles and where are they needed for? And are they already Oracles, because everbody talks about them in the Future