Daylight bit count nomenclature
Fingerprint size,
n
S
Bits on in A,
A
A
Bits on in B,
B
B
On-bits unique to A,
a
A
B
^{c}
On-bits unique to B,
b
A
^{c}
B
On-bits in common between A and B,
c
A
B
Off-bits in common between A and B,
d
A
^{c}
B
^{c}
Total bits in common,
c + d
(
A
B
)
(
A
^{c}
B
^{c}
)
Total on-bits
a + b + c
Denominator in Tanimoto index
A
B
Total unique on-bits,
a + b
Minimised to break ties
(
A
^{c}
B
)
(
A
B
^{c}
)
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